skip to content
Philosophic pride : Stoicism and political thought from Lipsius to Rousseau Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Philosophic pride : Stoicism and political thought from Lipsius to Rousseau

Author: Christopher Brooke
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Philosophic Pride is the first full-scale look at the essential place of Stoicism in the foundations of modern political thought. Spanning the period from Justus Lipsius's Politics in 1589 to Jean-Jacques Rousseau's Emile in 1762, and concentrating on arguments originating from England, France, and the Netherlands, the book considers how political writers of the period engaged with the ideas of the Roman and Greek  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Brooke
ISBN: 9781400842414 1400842417
OCLC Number: 955643309
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Prologue: Augustine of Hippo; Chapter One: Justus Lipsius and the Post-Machiavellian Prince; Chapter Two: Grotius, Stoicism, and Oikeiosis; Chapter Three: From Lipsius to Hobbes; Chapter Four: The French Augustinians; Chapter Five: From Hobbes to Shaftesbury; Chapter Six: How the Stoics Became Atheists; Chapter Seven: From Fénelon to Hume; Chapter Eight: Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Z.
Responsibility: Christopher Brooke.

Abstract:

Philosophic Pride is the first full-scale look at the essential place of Stoicism in the foundations of modern political thought. Spanning the period from Justus Lipsius's Politics in 1589 to Jean-Jacques Rousseau's Emile in 1762, and concentrating on arguments originating from England, France, and the Netherlands, the book considers how political writers of the period engaged with the ideas of the Roman and Greek Stoics that they found in works by Cicero, Seneca, Epictetus, and Marcus Aurelius. Christopher Brooke examines key texts in their historical context, paying s.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/955643309> # Philosophic pride Stoicism and political thought from Lipsius to Rousseau
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "955643309" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1004160717#Place/princeton_n_j> ; # Princeton, N.J.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/320.01/e23/> ;
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1004160717#Person/brooke_christopher_1973> ; # Christopher Brooke
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "Philosophic Pride is the first full-scale look at the essential place of Stoicism in the foundations of modern political thought. Spanning the period from Justus Lipsius's Politics in 1589 to Jean-Jacques Rousseau's Emile in 1762, and concentrating on arguments originating from England, France, and the Netherlands, the book considers how political writers of the period engaged with the ideas of the Roman and Greek Stoics that they found in works by Cicero, Seneca, Epictetus, and Marcus Aurelius. Christopher Brooke examines key texts in their historical context, paying s." ;
   schema:description "Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Prologue: Augustine of Hippo; Chapter One: Justus Lipsius and the Post-Machiavellian Prince; Chapter Two: Grotius, Stoicism, and Oikeiosis; Chapter Three: From Lipsius to Hobbes; Chapter Four: The French Augustinians; Chapter Five: From Hobbes to Shaftesbury; Chapter Six: How the Stoics Became Atheists; Chapter Seven: From Fénelon to Hume; Chapter Eight: Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Z." ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1004160717> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Philosophic pride Stoicism and political thought from Lipsius to Rousseau" ;
   schema:productID "955643309" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/955643309#PublicationEvent/princeton_n_j_princeton_university_press_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1004160717#Agent/princeton_university_press> ; # Princeton University Press
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=442944> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781400842414> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/955643309> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1004160717#Agent/princeton_university_press> # Princeton University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Princeton University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1004160717#Person/brooke_christopher_1973> # Christopher Brooke
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1973" ;
   schema:familyName "Brooke" ;
   schema:givenName "Christopher" ;
   schema:name "Christopher Brooke" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781400842414>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1400842417" ;
   schema:isbn "9781400842414" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.