Cicero for and against divination

Autore: Schofield, Malcolm
Titolo: Cicero for and against divination
Rivista/Miscellanea: "Journal of Roman Studies", 76
Luogo edizione: London
Editore: Society for the promotion of Roman Studies
Anno edizione: 1986
Pagine: 47-65
Parole chiave: Philosophie - Filosofia - Philosophy, Religion - Religione - Religion, Rhétorique - Retorica - Rhetorics
Descrizione: [APh] [Comment] Cicero wrote De divinatione because he was attracted by the special opportunities for philosophical rhetoric which it afforded him. He joined Greek and Roman rhetorical styles to create a work which is an exercise in the opposition of arguments, rather than a tract against superstition.
Sigla autore: Schofield 1986