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Emneord: Filosofi, Antikken



The Powers of Aristotle’s Soul, OUP 2012 (pp.288).

Plato’s Natural Philosophy. A Study of the Timaeus-Critias, CUP 2004 (pp.224).

Aristotle on the Sense-Organs, CUP 1997 (pp.304).

Journal articles and book chapters

‘Plato on nutrition: animate or inanimate?’ in C. King and H.Bartos (eds), Aristotle and His Predecessors on Heat, Pneuma and Soul, CUP (forthcoming)

‘The origins of natural teleology’ for L.Taub (ed.) The Cambridge Companion to Ancient Science, CUP (forthcoming).

‘The Separation of Soul from Body in Plato’s Phaedo’, Philosophical Inquiry (forthcoming).

‘Aristotle on the Logos of the Craftsman’, Phronesis (2017) vol.2.

‘Natural and Artificial Bodies in Plato and Aristotle’, in T.Buchheim and D.Meissner (eds), Body in Ancient Philosophy and Literature, De Gruyter 2016, 455-470.

’Gud som verdens årsag: Timaios og Lovene 10’ (‘God as the world’s cause: the Timaeus and Laws 10’), in J.Leth Fink (ed), Platon og hans idéhistoriske betydning, Gyldendal 2016, 332-42.

‘Parmenides’ Likely Story’, Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy (2016), 1-29.

'Two kinds of teleology in Aristotle's De Anima' in D.Ebrey (ed.) Theory and Practice in Aristotle's Natural Science, CUP 2015, 119-36.

‘A triptych in Plato’s Timaeus. A note on the receptacle passage (Timaeus 48e-52d)’, Classical Quarterly 65 (2015) 885-6.

‘Why the cosmos needs a craftsman: Plato's Timaeus 27d5-29b’, Phronesis 59 (2014) 297-320.

’Parts in the definition of soul: De Anima Books I and II’, in K.Corcilius (ed), Partitioning the Soul. Debates from Plato to Leibniz, De Gruyter 2014, 39-62.

‘Timaeus in the Cave’, in G.Boys-Stones, D.El Murr, and C.Gill (eds), The Platonic Art of Philosophy, CUP 2013, 90-109.

’Capacity and Potentiality: The Perspective of Aristotle’s De Anima’, in A.Marmodoro (ed), The Powers of the Mind. Contemporary problems - Ancient Answers, Topoi (Special Issue) 2011.

'Should Aristotle have recognised final causation in Plato's Timaeus?', in R.Mohr (ed.), Plato's Timaeus Today, Parmenides Publishing 2010, 179-200.

'From Plato's Timaeus to Aristotle's De Caelo: The Case of the Missing World Soul', in C.Wildberg and A.C.Bowen (eds.), New Perspectives on Aristotle’s De Caelo, Brill 2009, 9-28.

'The Timaeus and The Principles of Cosmology' in G.Fine (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Plato, OUP 2008, 463-482.

‘The Soul as an Inner Principle of Change: The Basis of Aristotle’s Psychological Naturalism’, in D.Scott (ed.), Maieusis, OUP 2007, 276-300.

‘What’s New in the De Sensu? The Place of the De Sensu in Aristotle’s Psychology’, in R.King (ed.), Common to Body and Soul. Philosophical approaches to explaining living behaviour in antiquity, De Gruyter, Berlin 2006, 140-164.

‘In Defense of Inner Sense: Aristotle on perceiving that one perceives’, Proceedings of the Boston Area Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy, 21 (2005), 235-276.

'Teleology and Craftsmanship in Plato's Timaeus' in C.Natali and S.Maso (eds.), Plato Physicus, Hakkert 2003, 65-82.

'Imprinted on the Mind: active and passive in Aristotle's theory of sense-perception' in B.Saunders and J.van Brakel (eds.), Theories, Technologies, Instrumentalities of Colour, University Press of America 2002, 169-188.

'Body, Soul and Tripartition in Plato's Timaeus', Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 19 (2000) 87-111.

'Myth and Logos in Aristotle', in R.Buxton (ed.), From Myth to Reason? Studies in the Development of Greek Thought, OUP 1999, 279-91.

'Truth, Lies and History in Plato's Timaeus-Critias', HISTOS, vol. 2 (1998).

'Aristotle on the Sense of Smell', Phronesis 41, no.1 (1996) 1-19.


Platon. Timaios, Kritias, Gyldendal 2012 (Greek to Danish).

Plato, Timaeus and Critias. Revision of Desmond Lee’s translation with a new introduction and notes, Penguin Classics 2008 (pp.176).

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