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The Essential Marcus Aurelius
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Jacob Needleman, John Piazza
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-10 - Publisher: Penguin

This inaugural-and all new-Tarcher Cornerstone Edition presents a stunningly relevant and reliable translation of the thoughts and aphorisms of the Stoic philosopher and Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius, properly placing the philosopher-king's writings within the vein of the world's great religious and ethical traditions. The late antique world possessed no voice
The Essential Marcus Aurelius
Language: en
Pages: 110
Authors: Jacob Needleman, John Piazza
Categories: Ethics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

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A Companion to Marcus Aurelius
Language: en
Pages: 584
Authors: Marcel van Ackeren
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-30 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A Companion to Marcus Aurelius presents the first comprehensive collection of essays to explore all essential facets relating to contemporary Marcus Aurelius studies. First collection of its kind to commission new state-of-the-art scholarship on Marcus Aurelius Features readings that cover all aspects of Marcus Aurelius, including source material, biographical information,
An Unknown World
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Jacob Needleman
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-27 - Publisher: Penguin

What is the purpose of life on Earth? Philosopher Jacob Needleman frames man's role on the planet in a completely new and fresh way, moving beyond the usual environmental concerns to reveal how the care and maintenance of a world is something vital and basic to our existence as authentic
The Inner Citadel
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: Pierre Hadot, Mark Aurel (Römisches Reich, Kaiser), Emperor of Rome Marcus Aurelius
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius are treasured today--as they have been over the centuries--as an inexhaustible source of wisdom. And as one of the three most important expressions of Stoicism, this is an essential text for everyone interested in ancient religion and philosophy. Yet the clarity and ease of the