The Intellectual Vocabulary in Latin Philosophical Prose
Ana Cristina Halichias
Abstract: The article analyses the terms that make up the lexical field of intellectual traits in the philosophical works of Cicero, Seneca and Apuleius. The research demonstrates the fact that these authors use a rich vocabulary, expressing different nuances of the positive and negative intellectual capacities.
Keywords: lexical field, intellectual traits, clever, stupid, philosophy, Cicero, Seneca, Apuleius
To cite the article: Ana Cristina Halichias (2012) “The Intellectual Vocabulary in Latin Philosophical Prose”, International Journal of Cross-Cultural Studies and Environmental Communication NO. 2 2012, Vol. 1 Iss: 2, pp. 69-87