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Philosophy as a way of life : ancients and moderns : essays in honor of Pierre Hadot

Author: Pierre Hadot; Michael Chase
Publisher: Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
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This unique collection of essays on the late Pierre Hadot s revolutionary approach to studying and practising philosophy traces the links between his work and that of thinkers from Wittgenstein to  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Philosophy as a way of life.
Hoboken : Wiley, 2013
(DLC) 2013020436
Named Person: Pierre Hadot; Pierre Hadot; Pierre Hadot
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pierre Hadot; Michael Chase
ISBN: 9781405161619 1405161612
OCLC Number: 828488556
Description: xv, 324 pages, 12 pages of color plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: 1 Introduction / Michael Chase Chase, Michael 1 --
2 Ancient Philosophers: A First Statistical Survey / Richard Goulet Goulet, Richard 10 --
(Color plate section is between page 32 and 33) --
3 Philosophy as a Way of Life: As Textual and More Than Textual Practice / Richard Shusterman Shusterman, Richard 40 --
4 Charismatic Authority, Spiritual Guidance, and Way of Life in the Pythagorean Tradition / Constantinos Macris Macris, Constantinos 57 --
5 Alcibiades' Love / Jan Zwicky Zwicky, Jan 84 --
6 Stoics and Bodhisattvas: Spiritual Exercise and Faith in Two Philosophical Traditions / Matthew T. Kapstein Kapstein, Matthew T. 99 --
7 Philosophy as a Way of Life: Spiritual Exercises from the Buddha to Tagore / Jonardon Ganeri Ganeri, Jonardon 116 --
8 Approaching Islamic Philosophical Texts: Reading Mulla Sadra Širazi (d. 1635) with Pierre Hadot / Sajjad H. Rizvi Rizvi, Sajjad H. 132 --
9 Philosophy and Self-improvement: Continuity and Change in Philosophy's Self-conception from the Classical to the Early-modern Era / John Cottingham Cottingham, John 148 --
10 Descartes' Meditations: Practical Metaphysics: The Father of Rationalism in the Tradition of Spiritual Exercises / Theodor Kobusch Kobusch, Theodor 167 --
11 Leading a Philosophical Life in Dark Times: The Case of Leonard Nelson and His Followers / Fernando Leal Leal, Fernando 184 --
12 Philosophy as a Way of Life and Anti-philosophy / Gwenaëlle Aubry Aubry, Gwenaëlle 210 --
13 Philosophy and Gestalt Psychotherapy / Paul O'Grady O'Grady, Paul 223 --
14 Wittgenstein's Temple: Or How Cool is Philosophy? / Michael McGhee McGhee, Michael 241 --
15 Observations on Pierre Hadot's Conception of Philosophy as a Way of Life / Michael Chase Chase, Michael 262.
Responsibility: edited by Michael Chase, Stephen R.L. Clark, Michael McGhee.


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