Philosophy As A Way Of Life

Author: Pierre Hadot
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: 9780631180333
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This book presents a history of spiritual exercises from Socrates to early Christianity, an account of their decline in modern philosophy, and a discussion of the different conceptions of philosophy that have accompanied the trajectory and ...

Philosophy As A Way Of Life

Author: Pierre Hadot
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: 9780631180326
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This book presents a history of spiritual exercises from Socrates to early Christianity, an account of their decline in modern philosophy, and a discussion of the different conceptions of philosophy that have accompanied the trajectory and ...

Pursuits Of Wisdom

Author: John M. Cooper
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400842328
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This is a major reinterpretation of ancient philosophy that recovers the long Greek and Roman tradition of philosophy as a complete way of life--and not simply an intellectual discipline.

Philosophy As A Way Of Life

Author: Michael Chase
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118609220
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This unique collection of essays on the late Pierre Hadot’s revolutionary approach to studying and practising philosophy traces the links between his work and that of thinkers from Wittgenstein to the French postmodernists.

Plotinus Or The Simplicity Of Vision

Author: Pierre Hadot
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226311944
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Michael Chase's lucid translation—complete with a useful chronology and analytical bibliography—at last makes this book available to the English-speaking world.

What Is Ancient Philosophy

Author: Pierre Hadot
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674013735
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Hadot shows how the schools, trends, and ideas of ancient Greek and Roman philosophy strove to transform the individual's mode of perceiving and being in the world.

Stoic Spiritual Exercises

Author: Elen Buzaré
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1446608115
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In this short essay, Elen Buzar examines ancient sources for clues to how Stoics of the Roman era used psychological techniques for turning doctrine into practical daily living, securing for themselves lives that flourished, free from ...

The Inner Citadel

Author: Pierre Hadot
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674461710
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And as one of the three most important expressions of Stoicism, this is an essential text for everyone interested in ancient religion and philosophy. Yet the clarity and ease of the work's style are deceptive.

Philosophy For Life

Author: Jules Evans
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1846043220
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These practical techniques are illustrated by the extraordinary stories of real people who are using them today - from marines to magicians, from astronauts to anarchists and from CBT psychologists to soldiers.

Philosophy As A Way Of Life

Author: Michael Chase
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118609220
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Of the many interrelated themes in Pierre Hadot's Philosophy as a Way of Life:
Spiritual Exercises from Socrates to Foucault (Hadot 1995), two strike me as
having a particular centrality. First, there is the theme of attention to the present
instant.