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Stoicism

by st George Stock

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University Press of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ancient Greek & Roman philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - Ancient & Classical,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8423966M
    ISBN 101410209695
    ISBN 109781410209696

    Stoicism Today – The Books. Two volumes of essays published in the Stoicism Today blog (in many cases expanded and revised) have been published to date. Both of these volumes are edited by Patrick Ussher, the founding editor of the Stoicism Today blog. The Our guides to Stoicism today will be its three renowned leaders: Epictetus, Marcus Aurelius, and Seneca. Epictetus was born a slave at about A.D. 55 in Hierapolis, Phrygia, located in the eastern borders of the Roman Empire. Early in his life he had a passion for philosophy, and with permission from his owner, he studied Stoic philosophy under the master Gaius Musonius ://

      Materials for the Construction of Shakespeare's Morals, the Stoic Legacy to the Renaissance Major Ethical Authorities. Indexed According to Virtues, Vices, and Characters from the Plays, as well as Topics in Swift, Pope, and Wordsworth. Books: Cicero's De Officiis, Seneca's Moral Essays and Moral Epistles, Plutarch's Lives, Montaigne's Essays, Elyot's Governour, Spenser's Faerie Queene, James Specifically, I am referring to Stoicism, which, in my opinion, is the most practical of all philosophies. A brief synopsis on this particular school of Hellenistic philosophy: Stoicism was founded in Athens by Zeno of Citium in the early 3rd century BC, but was famously practiced by the likes of Epictetus, Cato, Seneca and Marcus ://

    • Lessons in Stoicism: What Ancient Philosophers Teach Us about How to Live is published by Allen Lane (RRP £). To order a copy go to or call Free UK p Stoicism Primer This audio book is a quick and easy overview of Stoicism. It gives the history and development, the major points and how they are integrated into the philosophy, as well as, some practices to get you started. I highly recommend this audio book


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2 days ago  Philosophy as a Way of Life: Spiritual Exercises from Socrates to Foucault by Pierre Hadot. If you end up loving Pierre Hadot’s book on Marcus, Philosophy as a Way of Life is a natural next step.

While not focusing uniquely on Stoicism, this book is a key text in understanding how philosophy is more than an academic discipline isolated from real life, but something to guide us and orient us Books Stoicism book as stoicism: Meditations by Marcus Aurelius, Letters from a Stoic by Seneca, A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy by Will Ryan Holiday wrote some of the best modern books that draw from stoicism.

So far, he’s released two books out of a trilogy dedicated to this ancient philosophy: The Obstacle is the Way and Ego is the Enemy. The third book, Stillness is Key, is announced to be released in October Here’s why Garrett Moon, CEO and Co-Founder of Lets move to your final choice A New Stoicism by Lawrence Becker.

This is a more academic book than your other choices. Lawrence Becker is a retired philosophy professor. The first time I encountered A New Stoicism was in the context of a book group discussion in New York. It’s quite a difficult book to read in some ways; if you don’t have   Stoicism in a time of pandemic: how Marcus Aurelius can Stoicism book The Meditations, by a Roman emperor who died in a plague named after him, has much   An excellent introduction to Stoicism and a very easy read.

The general organization of the book resembles that found in Cynics from the same series. It begins with a brief overview of the development of Stoicism through the centuries, from the 4th century BCE to the movement's seeming decline in the 3rd century :// The author describes them, though, as books influenced by Stoicism rather than ones about Stoicism.

The Daily Stoic is Holiday’s book focused on the philosophy of Stoicism itself. Stoicism /the-five-most-popular-books-on-stoicism-ee03fccb. The book includes the thoughts of great philosophers in history, but it also includes a modern approach to their theories.

The chapters are based on many topics, like “death”, “adversity”, “desire,” and “perspective.” This book is a great introduction into stoicism. This book can be referenced back to for years and years to :// On his quest to be the best he can be he stumbled upon Stoicism – and got hooked.

At the core of this applicable philosophy lies the goal of leading a happy life even (especially) in the face of adversity. His practical rather than academic writing style helps people with the most important step: to put the wisdom from book page to :// 2 days ago  The starting point of any new pursuit is critical.

Stoicism is no difference. Picking up the wrong book can derail even the most interested student. So where should someone start with Stoicism. We decided to put together a short list with three books that will help you both understand Stoicism but also teach you valuable The Stoic Reading List: 3 Must-Read Books To Get You Started Read More» The next book about Stoicism that most people should read is The Handbook or Enchiridion of Epictetus, which is actually a series of fifty three sayings and short passages based on The Discourses Stoicism Series Book #1 Stoicism may be an ancient philosophy, but it is one that has even more relevance to our daily lives now that we are in the modern world.

Too often we find that we aren’t able to control our lives, control the events that go on, or even control the people and how they  › Kindle Store › Kindle eBooks › Religion & Spirituality.

The Stoics - The Book of Life is the 'brain' of The School of Life, a gathering of the best ideas around wisdom and emotional intelligence.

‘Stoicism’ was a philosophy that flourished for some years in Ancient Greece and Rome, gaining widespread support among all classes of :// Brad Inwood is professor of philosophy and classics at Yale University.

He is the author, or co-author, of several academic works on Stoicism and other forms of Hellenistic philosophy, including The Stoics Reader: Selected Writings and Testimonia (), an invaluable resource for anyone interested in early Stoicism.

His latest book, though, applies his scholarly credentials to the task of The Little Book of Stoicism: Timeless Wisdom to Gain Resilience, Confidence, and Calmness by Jonas Salzgeber and Nils Salzgeber out of 5 stars ?k=stoicism.

Stoicism is a guide to living a happy, peaceful, and fearless life. It may be two thousand years old, but what it says – especially its way of life which the Stoics called “ethics” – is as applicable today as it  › Books › Self-Help › Death & Grief.

His book on Stoicism has been written with exceptional verbal clarity and precision. It’s also very well-organized and it includes many quotes from ancient Stoics and related thinkers that will probably be unfamiliar to most readers.

The content is arranged thematically in chapters about the topics of judgement, externals, perspective, death Stoicism has always been the kind of philosophy that gets passed from one person to another.

It’s so quotable that people often hear about it for the first time because they see it mentioned in a book (East of Eden) or in a movie (Gladiator). And 10 Best Books About Stoicism (5 min read) By Ma Dingding. days of Stoic quotes and commentaries with insights, reflections and stories related to Stoicism.

The book is a must to anyone who is interested in Stoicism and how it can help us in our modern lives, no matter what level of knowledge you have about the subject. The Little Book of Stoicism的话题 (全部 条) 什么是话题 无论是一部作品、一个人,还是一件事,都往往可以衍生出许多不同的话题。将这些话题细分出来,分别进行讨论,会有更多收获. In that book, I described Stoicism in general terms; in this book, I focus my attention on how Stoicism can be used to deal with the setbacks we experience in daily living.

Some are small, others are catastrophic. Unless we are prepared to deal with them, though, our lives The Little Book of Stoicism: Timeless Wisdom to Gain Resilience, Confidence, and Calmness () by Jonas Salzgeber is a new publication about applying Stoic philosophy to modern life.

The author blogs at the NJ Lifehacks personal development websites, along with his brother Nils Salzgeber. The Little Book of Stoicism is divided into two parts.

The first, What is Stoicism, introduces the This book provides a comprehensive introduction to this great philosophical school. As well as outlining the central philosophical ideas of Stoicism, it aims to introduce readers to the different ancient authors and sources that they will encounter when exploring Stoicism.

The book begins by introducing the ancient Stoics and their ://