Acknowledgements; Notes on the translation; Introduction to Book 3, Part II; The background to Proclus' commentary on the world soul in Timaeus; The structure of Proclus' commentary; The contributions of Proclus' commentary; Conclusion; On the Timaeus of Plato: Book 3, Part II; Analytical table of contents; Translation; References; English-Greek glossary; Greek word index; General index.
This part of Proclus' Commentary is especially significant for the study of the Platonic tradition from the earliest commentators onwards.
Dirk Baltzly is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Tasmania. He was educated at Ohio State University and has worked previously at King's College London and Monash University, Victoria. He has published widely on ancient Greek philosophy, with particular emphasis on late antique Platonism. He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Humanities.