• Epicurus' Foundation of Knowledge
    Dissertation, Duquesne University. 1993.
    Prolepsis as understood and articulated by Epicurus has not been properly understood. The expositions of prolepsis by commentators fall short of what Epicurus envisages for it. These expositions misrepresent the nature and operation of prolepsis as employed by Epicurus. ;According to Epicurus, without prolepsis, knowledge cannot be possible for prolepsis is a disposition of the mind produced by objects of a particular kind or class through which impressions from any member of that class may be s…Read more