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The Art of Living - 21st Century Epicureanism
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The philosophy of Epicurus adapted to the modern age showing how one can live a happy life. Simple, direct, and readily understandable, Epicurus developed his philosophy for everyone.
Ante Oculos - Epicurus and the Evidence-Based Life
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Price: Free! Words: 139,190. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An introduction to Epicurus, Philosopher of Happiness and Freedom
Lion of Epicurus - Lucian and His Epicurean Passages
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Price: Free! Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The philosophy of Epicurus is the theme of "Lion of Epicurus, Lucian and his Epicurean Passages." These selections from the Second Century AD illuminate the ideas and attitudes of the early Epicureans and are delightful reading for anyone interested in basic philosophical and religious issues. Lucian's reputation is well known, but not so well known is his Epicurean orientation.
On Three Legs We Stand: Epicurus and The Dialogues of Jackson Barwis
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Price: Free! Words: 41,490. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The Dialogues of Jackson Barwis on Liberty and on Innate Principles, with an Introduction comparing these views to those of Epicurus. Jackson Barwis, a contemporary of Thomas Jefferson, explains how the inalienable rights of men are grounded in innate principles provided to men by Nature, and contrasts this view with the "blank slate" view of John Locke.
An Introduction to Western Philosophy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
Biographies and key ideas of twenty of the most important western philosophers, from Socrates, Plato and Aristotle to Nietzsche, Foucault and Derrida.
The Tripod of Truth: An Introduction to the Book That Fell From The Heavens
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Price: Free! Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An introduction to Epicurus' Canon of Truth, the theory of knowledge that underlies Epicureanism. This work collects the remaining ancient sources and sets forth the foundation on which Epicurus erected his philosophy of happy living.
A Life Worthy of the Gods - The Life And Work of Epicurus
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Price: Free! Words: 59,820. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This book provides the core ancient texts which are the primary documentation for all our knowledge of the Life and Work of Epicurus, the philosopher of Happiness and Freedom.
The Doctrines of Epicurus - Annotated
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Price: Free! Words: 30,060. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The Doctrines of Epicurus, philosopher of happiness and freedom, annotated with references from the authoritative ancient Epicurean sources.
An Introduction To The Nature Of Things
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Price: Free! Words: 103,420. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This ebook is devoted to the epic poem composed in 50 BC by Titus Lucretius Carus, entitled in Latin "De Rerum Natura." This poem is devoted to explaining how to live a happy life through Epicurean philosophy. The primary feature of this ebook is the complete nineteenth century translation by H.A.J. Munro, one of the foremost classical scholars of his time.
Death: Are You Ready For The Truth?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
I am going to unequivocally show you what the experience of death is and tell you how that knowledge can improve your life. I know that's a pretty tall order, but everyone of us has the innate capacity within ourselves to know and accept the truth about death, regardless of age, religion,or culture