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Philosophy for Life and Other Dangerous Situations: Ancient Philosophy for Modern Problems

Philosophy for Life and Other Dangerous Situations: Ancient Philosophy for Modern Problems

by Jules Evans

Publisher: New World Library
ISBN: 9781608682294
Pages: 320
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 8 Mb
Date posting: 2020-06-02
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When philosophy rescued him from an emotional crisis, Jules Evans became fascinated by how ideas invented over two thousand years ago can help us today. He interviewed soldiers, psychologists, gangsters, astronauts, and anarchists and discovered the ways that people are using philosophy now to build better lives. Ancient philosophy has inspired modern communities ? Socratic caf?s, Stoic armies, Epicurean communes ? and even whole nations in the quest for the good life. This book...