*cite book|last=Inwood|first=Brad|title=The Poem of Empedocles|year=2001|edition=rev. ed.|publisher=University of Toronto Press|location=Toronto|id=ISBN 0-8020-4820-X
*cite book|last=Kingsley|first=Peter|authorlink=Peter Kingsley_%28scholar%29|title=Ancient Philosophy, Mystery, and Magic: Empedocles and Pythagorean Tradition|year=1995|publisher=Clarendon Press|location=Oxford|id=ISBN 0-19-814988-3
** [http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/bmcr/1997/97.10.19.html Review by John Bussanich]
** [http://www.cs.utk.edu/~mclennan/BA/Kingsley-rev.html Review by John Opsopaus]
*cite book|last=Kirk|first=G. S.|authorlink=Geoffrey Kirk|coauthors=J. E. Raven, and M. Schofield|title=The Presocratic Philosophers: A Critical History|year=1983|edition=2nd ed.|publisher=Cambridge University Press|location=Cambridge|id=ISBN 0-521-25444-2
*cite book|last=Long|first=A. A.|title=The Cambridge Companion to Early Greek Philosophy|year=1999|publisher=Cambridge University Press|location=Cambridge|id=ISBN 0-521-44122-6
*cite book|last=Russell|first=Bertrand|authorlink=Bertrand Russell|title=A History of Western Philosophy, and Its Connection with Political and Social Circumstances from the Earliest Times to the Present Day|year=1945|publisher=Simon and Schuster|location=New York
*cite book|last=Wright|first=M. R.|title=Empedocles: The Extant Fragments|year=1995|edition=new ed.|publisher=Bristol Classical Press|location=London|id=ISBN 1-85399-482-0
* Bibliography: http://empedocles.acragas.googlepages.com/bibliographie
* Bollack, Jean (trans.), Empédocle. "Les purifications. Un projet de paix universelle". Paris: Éditions du Seuil, 2003. Pp. 144.

External links

* [http://www.philosophypages.com/dy/e5.htm#empe Empedocles at Philosophical Dictionary]
* [http://history.hanover.edu/texts/presoc/emp.htm Empedocles Fragments and Commentary]
* [http://www.ellopos.net/elpenor/greek-texts/ancient-greece/empedocles-sphere.asp Empedocles Bilingual Anthology (in Greek and English, side by side)]
* [http://www.iep.utm.edu/e/empedocl.htm Empedocles (of Acragas) at Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy]
* [http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/empedocles/ Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy entry]
* [http://www.classicpersuasion.org/pw/empedocles/ Empedocles of Agrigentum at Peithô's Web]
* [http://www.jstor.org/view/00098388/ap020219/02a00040/0 Explanation of Empedocles Theory regarding the existence of two suns]
* [http://empedocles.acragas.googlepages.com/home New articles, thesis, books on Empedocles]
* [http://empedocles.acragas.googlepages.com/bibliographie The extensive bibliography on Empedocles drawn up by T. Vítek]

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