Gnosticism and Later Platonism.
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Specialists in Gnosticism and Neoplatonism from a number of disciplines explore the relationship between the two schools of thought. Their topics include the derivation of matter in monistic Gnosticism, the setting of the Platonizing Sethian treatises in Middle Platonism, and aseity and connectedness in the Plotinian philosophy of providence.