The Stoics Reader

Written By Brad Inwood
The Stoics Reader
  • Publsiher : Hackett Publishing
  • Release : 11 September 2008
  • ISBN : 1603843760
  • Pages : 256 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Stoics Reader by author: Brad Inwood which was release on 11 September 2008 and published by Hackett Publishing with total page 256 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This volume gathers together the most important evidence about Stoic thought surviving from the ancient world. It is an expanded version of the section on Stoicism in Inwood and Gerson's Hellenistic Philosophy, consolidating related texts into larger, more continuous selections, adding material on the skeptical attack on Stoicism, and a short section that introduces the reader to some of the more interesting texts on Stoic ethics from the Roman imperial period. Inwood and Gerson provide lucid, accurate translations, an Introduction that sets the works included in historical and philosophical context, a glossary of terms, a glossary of philosophers and philosophical sources, an index of passages translated, and a subject index.

The Stoics Reader

The Stoics Reader
  • Author : Brad Inwood,Lloyd P. Gerson
  • Publisher : Hackett Publishing
  • Release Date : 2008-09-11
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : This volume gathers together the most important evidence about Stoic thought surviving from the ancient world. It is an expanded version of the section on Stoicism in Inwood and Gerson's Hellenistic Philosophy, consolidating related texts into larger, more continuous selections, adding material on the skeptical attack on Stoicism, and a ...

Aristotle the Stoics Reading Plato

Aristotle   the Stoics Reading Plato
  • Author : Verity Harte
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 269
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Summary : Read online Aristotle the Stoics Reading Plato written by Verity Harte, published by which was released on 2010. Download full Aristotle the Stoics Reading Plato Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Cambridge Companion to the Stoics

The Cambridge Companion to the Stoics
  • Author : Brad Inwood,Professor of Philosophy Brad Inwood
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2003-05-05
  • Total pages : 438
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Lives of the Stoics

Lives of the Stoics
  • Author : Ryan Holiday,Stephen Hanselman
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-09-29
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : Instant New York Times Advice & Business Bestseller, USA Today Bestseller, and Wall Street Journal #1 Bestseller! A New York Times Noteworthy Pick and a "stellar work" by Publishers Weekly From the bestselling authors of The Daily Stoic comes an inspiring guide to the lives of the Stoics, and what the ancients ...

Stoicism

Stoicism
  • Author : John Sellars
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-12-05
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : This is the first introduction to Stoic philosophy for 30 years. Aimed at readers new to Stoicism and to ancient philosophy, it outlines the central philosophical ideas of Stoicism and introduces the reader to the different ancient authors and sources that they will encounter when exploring Stoicism. The range of sources ...

Analytical Legal Naturalism

Analytical Legal Naturalism
  • Author : S Zinaich
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-07-15
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : This book argues that analytical legal naturalism, which avoids the arbitrary principles associated with legal positivism and the odd properties associated with natural law, is a superior alternative for solving hard legal cases, where no close precedent arises or where conflicting precedents seem relevant....

A Guide to the Good Life

A Guide to the Good Life
  • Author : William B. Irvine
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2008-11-04
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : One of the great fears many of us face is that despite all our effort and striving, we will discover at the end that we have wasted our life. In A Guide to the Good Life, William B. Irvine plumbs the wisdom of Stoic philosophy, one of the most popular ...

A New Stoicism

A New Stoicism
  • Author : Lawrence C. Becker
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-08-29
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : What would stoic ethics be like today if stoicism had survived as a systematic approach to ethical theory, if it had coped successfully with the challenges of modern philosophy and experimental science? A New Stoicism proposes an answer to that question, offered from within the stoic tradition but without the ...

The Stoics on Lekta

The Stoics on Lekta
  • Author : Ada Bronowski
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-07-11
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : After Plato's Forms, and Aristotle's substances, the Stoics posited the fundamental reality of lekta - the meanings of sentences, distinct from the sentences themselves. This is the first time in the tradition of Western philosophy that what is signified is properly distinguished from signs and signifiers. The Stoics on Lekta ...

Ethics and Human Action in Early Stoicism

Ethics and Human Action in Early Stoicism
  • Author : Brad Inwood
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : This book reconstructs in detail the older Stoic theory of the psychology of action, discussing it in relation to Aristotelian, Epicurean, Platonic, and some of the more influential modern theories. Important Greek terms are transliterated and explained; no knowledge of Greek is required....

Stoicism

Stoicism
  • Author : Steven K. Strange,Jack Zupko
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2004-06-21
  • Total pages : 295
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : Stoicism is now widely recognised as one of the most important philosophical schools of ancient Greece and Rome. But how did it influence Western thought after Greek and Roman antiquity? The question is a difficult one to answer because the most important Stoic texts have been lost since the end ...

The Stoics Epicureans and Sceptics

The Stoics  Epicureans  and Sceptics
  • Author : Eduard Zeller
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1880
  • Total pages : 585
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : Read online The Stoics Epicureans and Sceptics written by Eduard Zeller, published by which was released on 1880. Download full The Stoics Epicureans and Sceptics Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Don t Worry be Stoic

Don t Worry  be Stoic
  • Author : Peter J. Vernezze
  • Publisher : University Press of America
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 117
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : This book introduces the reader to Stoicism- a philosophy whose origin lies in ancient Greece but whose relevance, as the reader will discover, has only grown with time. Through a series of short, inspiring essays, Dr. Vernezze furnishes readers with a foundation in Stoic thought as well as a system ...

Stoic Studies

Stoic Studies
  • Author : A. A. Long
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2001-08-14
  • Total pages : 309
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : "Long's discussions enjoy consistently thorough contextualization; psychology cannot be understood without natural philosophy, nor dialectic without ethics, and Long's case studies show both that and how that is the case, in persuasive detail and with enviable clarity. The pieces fall into three subject areas: intellectual and cultural inheritance, ethics, and ...

The Stoics A Guide for the Perplexed

The Stoics  A Guide for the Perplexed
  • Author : M. Andrew Holowchak
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2008-04-22
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 1603843760
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Summary : Stoicism was a key philosophical movement in the Hellenistic period. Today, the stoics are central to the study of Ethics and Ancient Philosophy. In The Stoics: A Guide for the Perplexed, M. Andrew Holowchak sketches, from Zeno to Aurelius, a framework thatcaptures the tenor of stoic ethical thinking in its ...