Volume 46, Issue 101, Enero/Junio 2020

Bruno A. Do Espirito Santo
Pages 33-54

El Timeo de Platón y otras cosmologías de la antigüedad anteriores a san Agustín

The article provides a detailed exposition of the essential points of Platonic cosmology collected in the Timaeus, to later see its continuity or discontinuity in other cosmologies such as the one exposed within Cicero’s Somnium Scipionis. Special importance has Philo of Alexandria’s thought and particularly the doctrine of Plotinus, from which the main ideas are exposed. Presenting their relationship with Christian thought.