Graduate studies at Western
Teaching Co. (2002)
|Abstract||lecture 1. The world of the Greco-Roman moralists -- lecture 2. How empire changed philosophy -- lecture 3. The great schools and their battles -- lecture 4. Dominant themes and metaphors -- lecture 5. The ideal philosopher, a composite portrait -- lecture 6. The charlatan, philosophy betrayed -- lecture 7. Philosophy satirized, the comic Lucian -- lecture 8. Cicero, the philosopher as politician -- lecture 9. Seneca, philosopher as court advisor -- lecture 10. Good Roman advice, Cicero and Seneca -- lecture 11. Musonius Rufus, the Roman Socrates -- lecture 12. Dio Chrysostom, the wandering rhetorician -- lecture 13. Dio Chrysostom, preaching peace and piety -- lecture 14. Epictetus, philosopher as school teacher -- lecture 15. Epictetus, the stoic path to virtue -- lecture 16. Epictetus, the messenger of Zeus -- lecture 17. Marcus Aurelius, meditations of the king -- lecture 18. Jews thinking like Greeks -- lecture 19. Philo, Judaism as Greek philosophy -- lecture 20. Plutarch, biography as moral instruction -- lecture 21. Plutarch and philosophical religion -- lecture 22. Plutarch on virtue and educating children -- lecture 23. Plutarch, envy, anger, and talking too much -- lecture 24. The missing page in philosophy's story.|
|Keywords||Philosophy, Ancient Ethicists|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$17.53 used $189.65 new Amazon page|
|Call number||RZA 7668, etc.|
|External links||This entry has no external links. Add one.|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Alan Kors (2000). Pt. 3. The Enlightenment and its Critics: Lecture 1. Locke's Theory of Knowledge, Guest Lecture / by Alan Kors ; Lecture 2. Locke's Political Theory, Guest Lecture / by Dennis Dalton ; Lecture 3. Montesquiey and the Beginnings of Political Science ; Lecture 4. Berkeley's Idealism and the Critique of Materialism ; Lecture 5. Hume's Epistemiology ; Lecture 6. Hume's Theory of Morality ; Lecture 7. Smith's Wealth of Nations ; Lecture 8. Rousseau's Dissent, the Challenge to the Idea of Progress, Guest Lecture / by Alan Kors ; Lecture 9. Kant's Copernicus Revolution, Epistemiology and the Critique of Metaphysics ; Lecture 10. Kant's Moral Philosophy ; Lecture 11. Burke and the Birth of Enlightened Conservatism ; Lecture 12. Naturalism and Materialism, the Boundaries of the Enlightenment, Guest Lecture. [REVIEW] In Darren Staloff, Louis Markos, Jeremy duQuesnay Adams, Phillip Cary, Dennis Dalton, Alan Charles Kors, Jeremy Shearmur, Robert C. Solomon, Robert Kane, Kathleen Marie Higgins, Mark W. Risjord & Douglas Kellner (eds.), Great Minds of the Western Intellectual Tradition. Teaching Co..
Dennis Dalton (1996). Power Over People. Teaching Co..
Robert C. Solomon (1999). No Excuses. Teaching Co..
Jeremy Shearmur (2001). Ideas in Politics. Teaching Co..
Tyler T. Roberts (2009). Skeptics and Believers. Teaching Co..
Alan Charles Kors (2001). Voltaire and the Triumph of the Enlightenment. The Teaching Co..
Kathleen Marie Higgins (2001). World Philosophy. Teaching Co..
Shaun Nichols (2008). Great Philosophical Debates. Teaching Co..
Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.
Added to index2009-01-28
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?