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Journal of Studies on Ancient Thought

Edited by: Francesca Alesse, Riccardo Chiaradonna, and Emidio Spinelli
Editorial Board: Francesco Aronadio, Enrico Berti, Aldo Brancacci, Bruno Centrone, Fernanda Decleva Caizzi, Tiziano Dorandi, Anna Maria Ioppolo, Jan Opsomer, Marwan Rashed, Gretchen Reydams-Schils, and David Sedley

Free Online Access: All articles published in Volume 38 (2017) of Elenchos will be freely available to all readers.

Elenchos was founded in 1980 with the aim of promoting specialized and innovative research in the field of the history of ancient philosophy and serving as a venue for different approaches and methodologies. It welcomes articles, critical surveys, and reviews on the most various aspects of Greek and Roman thought, covering all the ages of Antiquity. Each issue consists of three parts: articles and essays; discussions; reviews and short notes. Articles are peer-reviewed on a double-blind basis.


Francesca Alesse (ILIESI-CNR, Rome, Italy)
Riccardo Chiaradonna (Università degli Studi Roma Tre, Rome, Italy)
Emidio Spinelli (Sapienza Università di Roma, Rome, Italy)

Editorial Board

Francesco Aronadio (Università degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy)
Enrico Berti (Università degli Studi di Padova, Padua, Italy)
Aldo Brancacci (Università degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy)
Bruno Centrone (Università degli Studi di Pisa, Pisa, Italy)
Fernanda Decleva Caizzi (Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy)
Tiziano Dorandi (Centre Jean Pépin-CNRS, Paris, France)
Anna Maria Ioppolo (Sapienza Università di Roma, Rome, Italy)
Jan Opsomer (KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium)
Marwan Rashed (Université Paris-Sorbonne, Paris, France)
Gretchen Reydams-Schils (Notre Dame University, Notre Dame, IN)
David N. Sedley (Christ’s College, Cambridge, United Kingdom)

Editorial Assistant

Maria Cristina Dalfino (ILIESI-CNR, Rome, Italy)

Associate Editors

Federico Maria Petrucci (Università degli Studi di Torino, Turin, Italy)
Diana Quarantotto (Sapienza Università di Roma, Rome, Italy)
Luca Simeoni (ILIESI-CNR, Rome, Italy)
Francesco Verde (Sapienza Università di Roma, Rome, Italy)

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Schlagworte englisch Ancient Philosophy, Classical Studies, History of Philosophy, Intellectual History