Thomas Robinson

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Position:

Emeritus Professor

Campus:

St. George,

Phone Number:

416-978-3311

Fax Number:

416-978-8703

Biography:

  • BA, Durham
  • BLitt, Oxon
  • DLitt, Athens
  • DSLitt, Toronto

Research Interests:

Ancient Philosophy

Publications:

  • Plato’s Psychology (1970 [1], 1995 [2], 2019 [3] (in Chinese))
  • Contrasting Arguments: An Edition of the Dissoi Logoi (1979)
  • The Greek Legacy (1979)
  • Heraclitus: The Fragments (1987)
  • Cosmos as Art Object (2004)
  • Logos and Cosmos (2008)
  • As Origens da Alma (2010)
  • The Olympic Plays (2013) (in Modern Greek and English)
  • Plato’s Second-Best Society (2013) (in Chinese)
  • The Other Olympians (2017)

Editor: Phoenix 1971-78 (seven volumes), Phoenix Supplementary Volumes 9-12 (four volumes).

Co-editor:  The Phoenix Presocratics Series 1978-2007 (six volumes), The Greeks and the Environment (1997), Plato: Euthydemus, Lysis, Charmides (2000), Thinking about the Environment: Our Debt to the Classical and Medieval Past (2002), Plato’s Sophist Revisited (2013), Plato’s Statesman Revisited (2018), Plato’s Phaedo (2018)

Address:

Jackman Humanities Building (room 528), 170 St. George Street, Toronto, ON M5R 2M8