By Susan Sauvé Meyer
It covers the moral theories and positions of the entire significant philosophers (including Socrates, Plato and Aristotle) and faculties (Stoics and Epicureans) from the earliest occasions to the Hellenistic philosophers, studying their major arguments and assessing their legacy. This ebook maps the rules of this key zone, that's an important wisdom around the disciplines and crucial for quite a lot of readers.
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Ancient Ethics: A Critical Introduction by Susan Sauvé Meyer