Project: An inquiry into the idea of nature in Antiquity to clarify the problem of the Western idea of nature as cause of our environmental crisis.
- project duration
- 01-JAN-00 – 31-DEC-99
- Creation of a data-base based on the Thesaurus Linguae Graecae-CD-ROM's and application of software as Micro-OCP and WordCruncher, with special attention payed to the occuring of references to nature in the work of Greek and Roman authors. Interpretive work on the data stored as mentionned above, focussing into the work of Aristotle and int 'Nachleben' until today.