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Vision of a New Society in Plato and Aristotle by Broomhandle Books
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This essay on "Vision of a New Society in Plato and Aristotle," which is part of our Continuing Education Series, examines the distinct differences between an ideal society as presented by Plato and by Aristotle in their writings.
Artistic Creation and Meaning in the Heraclitean Universe by Broomhandle Books
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This particular short essay on Artistic Meaning in the Heraclitean Universe, which is part of our Continuing Education Series, examines the fundamental paradox in Heraclitus on the simultaneous validity of certain opposite values as applied to artistic creativity and tries to reach an conclusion on a specific question: Are artistically created objects meaningful in the Heraclitean Universe?
Le retour à l'Un selon Plotin by Christophe Levalois
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: French. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
L'enseignement de Plotin sur le cheminement spirituel vers l'Un.
Catius' Cat And The Forty Mice by Cassius Amicus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations
A second Epicurean poem for children of all ages, by the author of "Thus Purred Catius' Cat." This work, like the former aims to explain basic principles of Epicurean theory and practice in a form that is both easy-to-understand and faithful to the ancient texts.
Thus Purred Catius' Cat by Cassius Amicus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
"Thus Purred Catius Cat" is a poem for children of all ages. This original short poem composed in January of 2013 was written to summarize the basic principles of Epicurean theory and practice in a form for the new student of the subject. The subjects covered in the poem are taken from the remaining texts of original Epicurean doctrine as preserved by Diogenes Laertius and Lucretius.
The Epic of Gilgamesh, the Teachings of Siduri and How Siduri's Ancient Advice Can Help Guide Us to a Happier Life by Peter Dyr
Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General(5.00 from 1 review)
This book contains the complete text for the Epic of Gilgamesh based, as much as possible, on the original Old Babylonian tablets. It also discusses both the teachings of Siduri and how Siduri's ancient advice can help guide us to a happier life.
Cercando dove l’acqua è più profonda by Marco Crestani
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Cercare la sapienza, il senso delle cose, degli eventi e forse del mondo è un po’ come cercare l'acqua. Per questo è necessario immergersi e setacciare dove l'acqua è più profonda e cercare, osservare, frugare… Un po' come quando si cerca di capire che la vita è un eterno fluire, mutare, trasformarsi e rinnovarsi…
Universe: An Equation! by Teymur Roshdi
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
'Universe:An Equation' is a philosophical article in which I tried to treat the concept of 'Justice' by the help of scientific explanations.
The Tripod of Truth: An Introduction to the Book That Fell From The Heavens by Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: 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.
Understanding Plato: 'The Symposium' by Hercules Bantas
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This guide examines Plato's discussion of love in The Symposium. It covers all the speeches, culminating in Alcibiades's drunken homage to Socrates, and explores the moral dimensions Plato attaches to love, as well as key concepts such as Common and Heavenly love.