How To Be A Stoic

Author: Massimo Pigliucci
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465097960
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How should we handle our money in a world nearly destroyed by a financial crisis? How can we survive great personal tragedy? Whoever we are, Stoicism has something for us--and How to Be a Stoic is the essential guide.

A Guide To The Good Life

Author: William B. Irvine
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199705569
Size: 66.54 MB
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Irvine looks at various Stoic techniques for attaining tranquility and shows how to put these techniques to work in our own life.

Meditations On Self Discipline And Failure

Author: William Ferraiolo
Publisher: John Hunt Publishing
ISBN: 1785355880
Size: 63.82 MB
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Written in the style of Marcus Aurelius' Meditations, and with a strong flavor of
Epictetus, it confronts the reader with what happens if one looks at reality in the
eyes and considers regulating his life accordingly. To do so takes both wisdom
and courage, but Ferraiolo argues that it is well worth the effort. Massimo
Pigliucci, PhD, author of How to Be a Stoic: Using Ancient Philosophy to Live a
Modern Life Written in the spirit of Epictetus' Manual, Bill Ferraiolo's Meditations
exposes the ...

The Art Of Living

Author: John Sellars
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1472521129
Size: 80.12 MB
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It also enables us to rethink the relationship between an individual's philosophy and their biography. The book appears here in paperback for the first time with a new Preface by the author.

Science Unlimited

Author: Maarten Boudry
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022649828X
Size: 57.67 MB
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In this wide-ranging collection, contributors ask whether the term scientism in fact (or in belief) captures an interesting and important intellectual stance, and whether it is something that should alarm us.

Philosophy For Life

Author: Jules Evans
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1846043220
Size: 30.18 MB
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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.

Ates Gecitleri

Author: Steven Pressfield
ISBN: 9789758509133
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Narrated by the sole survivor of the epic battle - a squire in the Spartan heavy infantry - Gates of Fire is a depiction of one man's indoctrination into the Spartan way of life and death, and of the legendary men and women who gave the ...