all ebooks in category: Greek & Roman Philosophy

On Aristotle on the Heavens 2.10-14
ISBN: 0715633422 | 200 pages | PDF | August 25, 2005 | English | 1.14 Mb

Aristotle believed that the outermost stars are carried round us on a transparent sphere. There are directions in the universe and a preferred direction of …

The Essential Epicurus (Ideas for Life)
English | July 10th, 2014 | ISBN: 1787246868 | 47 pages | EPUB | 2.72 MB

For Epicurus, the purpose of philosophy was to attain the happy, tranquil life, characterized by peace and freedom from fear, the absence of pain, and …

«Poetics» by Aristotle Aristotle
English | ISBN: 9781623958466 | EPUB | 0.1 MB

Aristotle's Poetics is the earliest surviving work of dramatic theory and outlines the foundation of the Western critical tradition. This Xist Classics edition has been …

«Politics» by Aristotle
English | ISBN: 9783849648398 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

Politics is Aristotle's most known work on political philosophy. The treatise is the logical sequel to the Nicomachean Ethics, as both works deal with the …

«Aristotle» by Alfred Taylor
English | ISBN: 9781537800035 | EPUB | 0.1 MB

But we call a man well read if his mind is stored with the verse of poets and the prose of historians, even though he …

Parmenides and Presocratic Philosophy
2010 | ISBN: 0199567905, 0199664692 | English | 448 pages | PDF | 4 MB

John Palmer develops and defends a modal interpretation of Parmenides, according to which he was the first philosopher to distinguish in a rigorous manner the …

«On the Nature of the Gods» by Cicero
English | ISBN: 9781787240209 | EPUB | 1.8 MB

There are many things in philosophy, my dear Brutus, which are not as yet fully explained to us, and particularly as you very well know …

«On the Heavens» by Aristotle
English | ISBN: 9781911495055 | EPUB | 1.7 MB

The science which has to do with nature clearly concerns itself for the most part with bodies and magnitudes and their properties and movements, but …

Stoicism: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
English | October 1st, 2018 | ISBN: 0198786662 | 136 pages | EPUB | 0.33 MB

Stoicism is two things: a long past philosophical school of ancient Greece and Rome, and an enduring philosophical movement that still inspires people in the …

«Republic» by Plato
English | ISBN: 9781848704961 | EPUB | 0.5 MB

Translated by John Llewelyn Davies and David James Vaughan. With an Introduction by Stephen Watt. The ideas of Plato (c429-347BC) have influenced Western philosophers for …