On Epicurus / Norman Lillegard.

Author
Lillegard, Norman, 1938- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Australia ; Belmont, CA : Wadsworth/Thompson Learning, ©2003.
Description
91 p. ; 22 cm.

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Series
Wadsworth philosophers series [More in this series]
Summary note
ON EPICURUS, like other titles in the Wadsworth Philosopher's Series, offers a concise, yet comprehensive, introduction to this philosopher's most important ideas. Presenting the most important insights of well over a hundred seminal philosophers in both the Eastern and Western traditions, the Wadsworth Philosophers Series contains volumes written by scholars noted for their excellence in teaching and for their well-versed comprehension of each featured philosopher's major works and contributions.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 90-91).
Contents
  • 1. Nature
  • 2. Knowledge, The Soul, and Freedom
  • 3. Pleasure
  • 4. Kinds of Desire
  • 5. Prudence and Eudaimonia
  • 6. Friendship and Justice
  • 7. Phamaceutical Philosophy
  • 8. Epicurean Legacies.
Other title(s)
Epicurus
ISBN
  • 0534174655
  • 9780534174651
OCLC
51501697
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