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Parva Naturalia

Gelesen von Geoffrey Edwards

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Parva Naturalia [the "short treatises on nature" (a conventional Latin title first used by Giles of Rome)] is a collection of books by Aristotle, which discuss natural phenomena involving the body and the soul. The books are as follows:

I - On Sensation and the Sensible
II - On Memory and Recollection
III - On Sleeping and Waking
IV - On Dreams
V - On Prophecy in Sleep
VI - On Longevity and Shortness of Life
VII - On Youth and Old Age, Life and Death
VIII - On Respiration ( Summary Adapted from Wikipedia ) (4 hr 28 min)

Chapters

On Sensation and the Sensible - Chapters 1-2

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On Sensation and the Sensible - Chapters 3-4

21:38

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On Sensation and the Sensible - Chapters 5-6

23:12

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On Sensation and the Sensible - Chapter 7

15:38

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On Memory and Recollection - Chapters 1-2

26:40

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On Sleeping and Waking - Chapters 1-3

31:39

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On Dreams - Chapters 1-3

25:11

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On Prophecy in Sleep - Chapters 1-2

12:30

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On Longevity and Shortness of Life - Chapters 1-6

18:18

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On Youth and Old Age, Life and Death - Chapters 1-6

18:13

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On Respiration - Chapters 1-4

12:05

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On Respiration - Chapters 5-9

16:54

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On Respiration - Chapters 10-14

14:11

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On Respiration - Chapters 15-21

16:37

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Bewertungen

Ancient views on biological processes

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A lot of the information is unscientific but it gives a tip on what did interested the ancient greeks.

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Used in Western Medical, Ecological, and other institutions of applied sciences.