Oniric Images as Illusory Appearances in Greek Ancient Thought
Keywords:Phantasma , Dream , Oniric image, Greece
AbstractThis essay traces the history of ‘oniric images’ as phantasmata in the Greek ancient thought from Homer to Stoicism. The author will follow the indications fournished by the concept of ‘oniric deceit’, i.e. phantasma as illusory appearance hiding to the sleeper its own deceitful nature.