The Pyrrhonist's Ataraxia and Philanthropia

Ancient Philosophy 26 (1):111-126 (2006)
Abstract
The purpose of the present paper is twofold. First, to examine what beliefs, if any, underlie (a) the Pyrrhonist’s desire for ataraxia and his account of how this state may be attained, and (b) his philanthropic therapy, which seeks to induce, by argument, ejpochv and ataraxia in the Dogmatists. Second, to determine whether the Pyrrhonist’s philanthropy and his search for and attainment of ataraxia are, as scholars have generally believed, essential aspects of his stance.
Keywords Pyrrhonism  Ataraxia  Philanthropy
Categories (categorize this paper)
Options
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history Request removal from index Translate to english
 
Download options
PhilPapers Archive Diego E. Machuca, The Pyrrhonist's Ataraxia and Philanthropia
External links
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library
References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Citations of this work BETA
Filip Grgić (2012). Investigative and Suspensive Scepticism. European Journal of Philosophy 21 (2):n/a-n/a.
Similar books and articles
Gisela Striker (1990). Ataraxia. The Monist 73 (1):97-110.
Adrian Kuzminski (2007). Pyrrhonism and the Mādhyamaka. Philosophy East and West 57 (4):482-511.
James J. Hamilton (2012). Pyrrhonism in the Political Philosophy of Thomas Hobbes. British Journal for the History of Philosophy 20 (2):217-247.
Gaziz Telebayev (2008). Scepticism as a Conceptual Basis of the Culture of Peace. Proceedings of the Xxii World Congress of Philosophy 50:789-793.
Ann K. Buchholtz & Jill A. Brown (2006). Corporate Philanthropy Research. Proceedings of the International Association for Business and Society 17:70-71.
Robbin Derry (2011). From Strategic to Sustainable Philanthropy. Proceedings of the International Association for Business and Society 22:225-233.
Analytics

Monthly downloads

Added to index

2010-09-18

Total downloads

121 ( #8,659 of 1,100,145 )

Recent downloads (6 months)

37 ( #3,687 of 1,100,145 )

How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature


Discussion
Start a new thread
Order:
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.