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A guide to the good life : the ancient art of Stoic joy

Author: William Braxton Irvine
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using the psychological insights and the practical techniques of the ancient Roman Stoics, Irvine offers a road map for anyone seeking to avoid the feelings of chronic dissatisfaction that plague so  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Braxton Irvine
ISBN: 9780195374612 0195374614
OCLC Number: 475052038
Notes: The rise of stoicism. Stoic psychological techniques. Stoic advice. Stoicism for modern lives
Description: 314 s
Contents: The rise of stoicism --
Stoic psychological techniques --
Stoic advice --
Stoicism for modern lives.
Responsibility: William B. Irvine

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Dr. Irvine has used very simple language in his book. He gives a notion of modern stoicism and urges modern readers to practice stoicism. * Sareer Ahmad, The Nation (Pakistan) * All in all Irvine Read more...

 
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