1 Han Baltussen
Philosophy and Exegesis in Simplicius
商品説明：This is the first book-length study in English of the interpretative and philosophical approach of the commentaries of Simplicius of Cilicia (c. AD 530). Simplicius' work, marked by doctrinal complexity and scholarship, is unusually self-conscious, learned and rich in its sources, and he is therefore one of those rare authors who is of interest to ancient philosophers, historians and classicists a...
商品説明：Cratylus (/krəˈtaɪləs/; Ancient Greek: Κρατύλος, Kratylos) is the name of a dialogue by Plato. Most modern scholars agree that it was written mostly during Plato's so-called middle period. In the dialogue, Socrates is asked by two men, Cratylus and Hermogenes, to tell them whether names are "conventional" or "natural", that is, whether language is a system of arbitrary signs or whether words have ...
3 Sextus Empiricus/Diogenes Laërtius/Mary Mills Patrick
Stoic Six Pack 4
商品説明：“The truth is hypothetical.” Scepticism (or skepticism), the belief that requires all information to be well supported by evidence, originated in the Skeptikoi, a first century BC Greek school who “asserted nothing.” The school was founded by Aenesidemus; our main source of the school’s teachings is Sextus Empiricus and the leader of the Sceptics was Pyrrho of Elis (365-275 BC) who had traveled to...
The Athenian Constitution (Illustrated Edition)
商品説明：Along with Plato and Socrates, Aristotle (384-322 B.C.) is one of the triumvirate of philosophers responsible for the establishment of Western philosophy as it exists today. Socrates, Plato and Aristotle were among the first to refine philosophical thought, and Socrates is credited with devising the Socratic Method as a way to argue and debate points rationally. The Ancient Greek philosophers furt...
5 J. Marshall
History of Greek Philosophy
商品説明："The early philosophers as a rule formulated the originative principle (arche) of all things under some material expression. By the originative principle or element of things they meant that of which all existing things are composed, that which determines their coming into being, and into which they pass on ceasing to be. Where these philosophers differed from each other was simply in the answer w...
Music, Text, and Culture in Ancient Greece
商品説明：What difference does music make to performance poetry, and how did the ancients themselves understand this relationship? Although scholars have long recognized the importance of music to ancient performance culture, little has been written on the specific effects that musical accompaniment, and features such as rhythmical structure and melody, would have created in individual poems. This volume at...
7 Peter King
Augustine: On the Free Choice of the Will, On Grace and Free Choice, and Other Writings
商品説明：The works translated here deal with two major themes in the thinking of St Augustine (354–430): free will and divine grace. On the one hand, free will enables human beings to make their own choices; on the other hand, God's grace is required for these choices to be efficacious. 'On the Free Choice of the Will', 'On Grace and Free Choice', 'On Reprimand and Grace' and 'On the Gift of Perseverance' ...
8 Marcus Tullius Cicero
Treatises on Friendship and Old Age
商品説明：Cicero writes about his own experience with friendship. Cicero ponders the meaning of this friendship by using the relationship between Scipio Aemilianus and Laelius to expound his views. Laelius' speech comprises the most part and is instigated by the death of his best friend Scipio and he expresses how he could bear the loss, and explicates his grounds for bereavement. He enumerates what qualiti...
9 Alfonso Borello
The First Party
商品説明：A quorum of influential thinkers set stage for a memorable drinking party circa 380 B.C. Between arguments and a garden variety of layers of wisdom the genesis of platonic love is revealed. It also becomes known that males are more intelligent, hence more attractive, that all men come from the sun, all women from the earth, the androgynous from the moon, and lesbians became so because of whatever ...
商品説明：《易經》是中國最古老的文獻之一，並被儒家尊為「五經」之首；上古三大奇書：《黄帝內經》、《易經》、《山海經》。《易經》以一套符號系統來描述狀態的簡易、變易、不易，表現了中國古典文化的哲學和宇宙觀。它的中心思想，是以陰陽的交替變化描述世間萬物。 《易經》最初用於占卜，但它的影響遍及中國的哲學、宗教、醫學、天文、算术、文學、音樂、藝術、軍事和武術等各方面。自從十七世紀開始，《易經》也被介绍到西方。 《易》原有三種版本：《连山》、《归藏》和《周易》，但《连山》和《归藏》已經失传，一般所稱《易經》即源於〈周易〉發展而來。
12 Ward Farnsworth
The Practicing Stoic
商品説明：“Farnsworth beautifully integrates his own observations with scores of quotations from Epictetus, Seneca, Marcus Aurelius, Montaigne and others. This isn’t just a book to readーit’s a book to return to, a book that will provide perspective and consolation at times of heartbreak or calamity.”ーThe Washington Post See more clearly, live more wisely, and bear the burdens of this life with greater easeー...
13 B.K. Chaturvedi
商品説明：Purunas are almost like an encyclopaedia listing the human achievements in this part of the world till the time they were edited or compiled. In every cycle of time the master editor called Vedavyas emerges to edit, vet and compile these records. Their significance is enormous even in the present, as they give a peep into the distant past of Hindus when the world was evolving and the psyche of the...
14 Marc Halévy
Éloge des Esprits Libres
商品説明：La philosophie n’est pas une matière abstraite et rébarbative ! C’est un art de penser au service d’un art de vivre. Conçu par un esprit libre, qui pense librement. Au delà du conditionnement du passé et de l’ADN idéologique. Penser librement, c’est le cas de ces deux philosophes, Lao-Tseu et Nietzsche. Pour Lao-Tseu, il s’agit d’assumer la loi du Tao : construire sa propre vie, en harmonie avec l...
商品説明：The original works of foreign classics, including the most representative literary masters and the most influential representative works.
16 Rodolfo Miguel de Figueiredo
商品説明：Os Fragmentos Astrológicos são uma forma de conhecer a astrologia antiga com um olhar contemporâneo e de encontrar um outro sentido para a astrologia enquanto linguagem ou representação da realidade. Neste livro, estão reunidos, com algumas correcções e actualizações, um conjunto de textos que se encontravam dispersos no sítio, no blogue e nas redes sociais do autor. As primeiras três secções (Dic...
17 Bruno Gransche
Der Begriff des Sklaven bei Aristoteles
商品説明：Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2004 im Fachbereich Philosophie - Philosophie der Antike, Note: 2+, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg (Philosophisches Seminar), Veranstaltung: Proseminar, 6 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: Der Begriff des Sklaven bei Aristoteles unterscheidet sich wesentlich von dem Begriff, den wir heute vom Sklaven haben. Aristoteles sieht den Sklaven ...
19 Carl A. Huffman
Aristoxenus of Tarentum: The Pythagorean Precepts (How to Live a Pythagorean Life)
商品説明：The Pythagorean Precepts by Aristotle's pupil, Aristoxenus of Tarentum, present the principles of the Pythagorean way of life that Plato praised in the Republic. They are our best guide to what it meant to be a Pythagorean in the time of Plato and Aristotle. The Precepts have been neglected in modern scholarship and this is the first full edition and translation of and commentary on all the surviv...
The Four Books of Confucianism (Bilingual Edition: English/Chinese)
商品説明：These Four Books are Chinese classic texts illustrating the core value and belief systems in Confucianism. They were selected by Zhu Xi in the Song dynasty to serve as general introduction to Confucian thought, and they were, in the Ming and Qing dynasties, made the core of the official curriculum for the civil service examinations. Contents: Great Learning Doctrine of the Mean Analects Mencius 。