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date: 30 October 2020

Polemon 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World
Author(s):
John RobertsJohn Roberts

of Athens, head of the Academy 314/313–270/269 bc. Primarily a moralist, he dismissed the purely theoretical side of philosophy as sterile. He formulated the ideal of ‘living according to nature’—later the official goal of ... ...

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