2 edition of Ancient ethics and political philosophy found in the catalog.
Ancient ethics and political philosophy
Spindel Conference (23rd 2004 University of Memphis)
|Other titles||Spindel Conference 2004 :, Southern journal of philosophy. Supplement.|
|Statement||Tim Roche, editor.|
|Series||Spindel Conference -- 23rd, 2004, Spindel Conference : proceedings -- 23rd, 2004.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 256 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||256|
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Ancient Ethical Theory (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy). Peter Adamson talks about philosophy in the Islamic World and the interplay of the philosophical tradition in the Arabic speaking world with the philosophy of ancient Greece.
He explains what was original in that tradition and why he thinks that Avicenna was the most important medieval philosopher of any religious persuasion.
Tessitore makes a compelling case that, in this work and in The Politics, Aristotle addresses two different audiences, potentially at odds with one another, with an eye to reconciling them.
In my judgment, he does a remarkable job. I found reading the book exciting." -- Paul A. Rahe, author of Republics Ancient and ModernCited by: Publisher description: The tradition of ancient philosophy is a long, rich and varied one, in which the notes of discussion and argument constantly resound.
This book introduces ancient debates, engaging us with the ancient developments of their themes. Moving away from the presentation of ancient philosophy as a succession of great thinkers, the book gives. The field of ancient Greek ethics is increasingly emerging as a major branch of philosophical enquiry, and students and scholars of ancient philosophy will find this Companion to be a rich and invaluable guide to the themes and movements which characterised the discipline from the Pre-Socratics to the Neo-Platonists.
Spindel Conference Ancient ethics and political philosophy. Memphis, Tenn.: Dept. of Philosophy, University of Memphis, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Papers delivered at the 23rd annual Spindel Conference at the University of Memphis, October.
Political philosophy. Hobbes presented his political philosophy in different forms for different audiences. De Cive states his theory in what he regarded as its most scientific form. Unlike The Elements of Law, which was composed in English for English parliamentarians—and which was written with local political challenges to Charles I in mind—De Cive was a Latin work for an.
In this lively and enlightening book, Professor Steven B. Smith introduces the wide terrain of political philosophy through the classic texts of the discipline. Works by the greatest thinkers illuminate the permanent problems of political life, Smith shows, and while we may not accept all their conclusions, it would be a mistake to overlook the.
Political philosophy - Political philosophy - Aristotle: Aristotle, who was a pupil in the Academy of Plato, remarks that “all the writings of Plato are original: they show ingenuity, novelty of view and a spirit of enquiry.
But perfection in everything is perhaps a difficult thing.” Aristotle was a scientist rather than a prophet, and his Politics, written while he Ancient ethics and political philosophy book teaching at the.
Ancient Philosophy: A Companion to the Core Readings is designed as an approachable guide to the most important and influential works of ancient philosophy. The book begins with a brief overview of ancient Greek mythology and the pre-Socratic philosophers.
It then examines a number of the most important works from Plato and Aristotle, including Euthyphro. All Articles in Ethics and Political Philosophy but that which I draw from is both explicated and articulated in the paper in a way which makes the philosophy salient.
One can look to Book II of The Nicomachean Ethics, the edition to which I referred is listed in the works cited, to further their understanding of the philosophy from which I. Ancient Political Philosophy, whose major representatives are Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle, is an inquiry into the nexus of arete (excellence, virtue) and other words, it emphasizes the connection between ethics as the care of the soul and politics as the care of the polis (city, state).
The web's source of information for Ancient History: definitions, articles, timelines, maps, books, and illustrations. Ethics, and Political Reform in Greek Philosophy and Early Christianity (Book) Book Details. ISBN.
Title. Results for 'Ancient Philosophy' (try it on Scholar one may still ask the historical question of whether or not this is a feature that all ancient ethics share. book discusses key philosophical concepts and ideologies, including ontology, epistemology, logic, semantics, moral and political philosophy, theology and aesthetics during.
Political philosophy is quite an incredibly broad topic which can go back at least two millennia, so obviously there would be tons of stuffs to read in this field. You need to greatly narrow down your criteria. From A to Ž (Aristotle to Žižek) you. The aim of the book is to argue that, contrary to a widespread understanding of Aristotle, justice is the central virtue in his ethics and the central guiding principle in his political philosophy.
Justice is an ideal in Aristotle's theory of the virtues of character, which shows how deeply he is committed to the idea that man is a 'political. "This book is a gold mine of information for anyone interested in the dynamics of sexual morality in Western culture.
General readers, students, and scholars will find surprising data about sexual views, theories, practices, and politics in ancient Greek and Roman society, Hellenistic Judaism and philosophy, and early and patristic by: Political Philosophy Political Philosophy is a comprehensive introduction to the major thinkers and topics in political philosophy.
It explores the philosophical traditions which have formed and continue to inform our political judgements. Dudley Knowles introduces the ideas of key political thinkers including Hobbes, Locke, Marx andFile Size: 1MB.
Summary: Chinese political philosophy section covers many themes and issues in major schools of thought in ancient China like Confucianism, Daoism, Legalism, Mohism and their later development, as well as modern encounter with the West Philosophy and debate. Look for 'electronic resource' or 'electronic book' next to the title.
The library has a Pinterest board which showcases new Philosophy ebooks. Main ebook collections for philosophy. A short guide to finding philosophy ebooks is available. A Raven username and password is required to access ebooks off campus. A provocative and wide-ranging history of ancient Greek political thought.
Demonstrates what ancient Greek works of political philosophy might mean to citizens of the twenty-first century. Examines an array of poetic, historical, and philosophical texts in an effort to locate Greek political thought in its cultural : Ryan K. Balot. Christopher Bobonich (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Ancient Ethics, Cambridge,pp., $ (pbk) ISBN Reviewed by Brad Inwood, Yale University The blurb on the back of the book says that "the field of ancient Greek ethics is increasingly emerging as a major branch of philosophical enquiry," but that claim is too.
About The Ethics of Theory. In The Ethics of Theory, Robert Doran offers the first broad assessment of the ethical challenges of Critical Theory across the humanities and social sciences, calling into question the sharp dichotomy typically drawn between the theoretical and the ethical, the analytical and the prescriptive.
In a series of discrete but interrelated. Introduction. In this bibliography “Greek and Roman political philosophy” is taken to mean philosophical reflection on politics in the Greco-Roman world from the 5th century BCE to the 5th century particularly, ancient political philosophy involves reflection on the establishment of political institutions and laws; the nature of political rule; central social and political concepts.
He works mainly in moral, legal, and political philosophy, with a current focus on the ethics of war and peace, and the design of just institutions. He is author of Complicity: Ethics and Law for a Collective Age (Cambridge University Press ), and his War and Democracy is forthcoming from Princeton University Press.
Aristotle's claims that 'man is a political animal' and that political community 'exists for the sake of living well' have frequently been celebrated by thinkers of divergent political persuasions. The details of his political philosophy, however, have often been regarded as Cited by: 5.
The Quest for the Good Life Ancient Philosophers on Happiness Edited by Oyvind Rabbas, Eyjolfur K. Emilsson, Hallvard Fossheim, and Miira Tuominen. New perspectives on a key philosophical topic; Illuminates the complexity of ancient ethics in fascinating ways; Shows how the ideas of ancient thinkers are relevant to contemporary debate.
The Methods of Ethics. Book 1 Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 The Relation of Ethics to Politics Chapter 5 Justice Principles of Political Economy. Book 1 Chapter 2 Scope of Political Economy Book 3 Chapter 1 The Art of Political Economy Chapter 2 The System of Natural Liberty Considered in.
The first two chapters describe the nature of philosophy and the place of logic and concepts like ‘truth’, while subsequent chapters focus on two key periods in the history of philosophy (Ancient Greece and Early Modernity), and core themes in the philosophy of mind, philosophy of science, love, happiness, metaethics, and the question of /5(2).
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In this book, the first systematic study of Socrates' reflections on self-knowledge, Christopher Moore examines the ancient precept 'Know yourself' and, drawing on Plato, Aristophanes, Xenophon, and others, reconstructs and reassesses the arguments about self-examination, personal ideals, and moral maturity.
This book examines the political thought of China, Greece, Israel, Rome, India, Iran, Egypt, Mesopotamia, and also early Christianity, from prehistory to c. Each of these had its own priorities, based on a religious and philosophical perspective. This led to different ideas about who should govern, how to govern, and what government was for.
In most cultures, sacred. Systematic political thought in ancient Greece begins with Plato, and quickly reaches its zenith in the rich and complex discussions in Aristotle's Politics. The political theories of both philosophers are closely tied to their ethical theories, and their interest is in questions concerning constitutions or forms of government.
Herodotus sketches a fascinating debate by proponents of three Author: Daniel Devereux. Geoffrey is an Aristotelian-Libertarian political philosopher, writer, editor, and web designer. He is the founder of the Libertarian Fiction Authors academic work has appeared in Libertarian Papers, the Journal of Libertarian Studies, the Journal of Value Inquiry, and Transformers and lives in Greenville, NC.
Ethics, Politics, Ancient & Modern () is a Stanford Humanities Research Workshop co-sponsored by Chris Bobonich and Josiah Ober on topics at the intersections of philosophy, political science, and classics, to name a workshop aims to provide a focus for Stanford faculty and students with a primary or secondary interest in classical moral and political philosophy, to.
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