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The Stoic idea of the city

by Malcolm Schofield

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Political science -- Greece -- History.,
    • Natural law -- History.,
    • Stoics -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 146-151) and indexes.

      StatementMalcolm Schofield.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC73 .S366 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 164 p. ;
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1869180M
      ISBN 100521394708
      LC Control Number90027615

      Stephen Hanselman, coauthor of The Daily Stoic and The Daily Stoic Journal “A wonderfully simple approach to the core concepts and techniques of Stoicism, A Handbook for New Stoics gives readers an easy way to train themselves in Stoic practices, broken down into weekly exercises spanning a whole year. Through this book, Pigliucci and Lopez. My answer from another thread was as follows. Here's something John Sellars, Ph.D wrote on Stoicism within Gladiator. This is the same John Sellars that wrote the Ancient Philosophies series of books as well as The Art of Living.. Yoda in The Empire Strikes Back () is a particularly Stoic character.. Cordelia in William Shakespeare's tragedy King Lear (c. ) is immensely Stoic in.

        The central Stoic idea of logos influenced Christian thought (see John 1). The Stoic definition of virtue as the conformance of the will to the rational order of the world has parallels with traditional Christian morality. The Stoic cosmopolitanism influenced Augustine of Hippo's concept of the City . The Stoic Idea of the City (Cambridge: Cambidge University Press, ), 65, and passim. Author's Note on Cicero's Language: Cicero uses various terms and phrases to refer to the law of nature or natural law: vera lex, suprema lex, communis lex naturae, jus naturale, naturae jus, naturae lex, naturalis lex, universum jus and sempiterna lex.

        The Los Angeles Review of Books is a (c)(3) nonprofit. an Italian-born philosopher at City College of New York, is a leader in this movement. The “fundamental Stoic idea,” Pigliucci. The most significant concept believed by the Stoics was the idea of "all things happen through antecedent (previous) causes." It was applied to many things such as grammar, propositions, thought, perception, and analysis of argument forms.


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