The demiurge in ancient thought : secondary gods and divine mediators / Carl Séan O'Brien.

How was the world generated and how does matter continue to be ordered so that the world can continue functioning? Questions like these have existed as long as humanity has been capable of rational thought. In antiquity, Plato's Timaeus introduced the concept of the Demiurge, or Craftsman-god,...

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Main Author: O'Brien, Carl Sean, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
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