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Cicero on the Emotions: Tusculan Disputations 3 and 4

Cicero on the Emotions: Tusculan Disputations 3 and 4 (Hardback, New edition)

By Cicero, Marcus Tullius
Translated by Graver, Margaret

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The third and fourth books of Cicero's Tusculan Disputations deal with the nature and management of human emotion: first grief, then the emotions in general. Cicero presents the insights of Greek philosophers on the subject, reporting the views of Epicurians and Peripatetics and ...giving a detailed account of the Stoic position, which he himself favours for it's close reasoning and moral earnestness. He describes the Stoic's analysis of grief, their classification of emotions by genus and species, their lists of oddly named character flaws, and by the philosophical debate that develops over the utility of anger in politics and war.
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ISBN 9780226305776
Released NZ 15 Jan 2001
Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
Format Hardback, New edition
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ISBN-13 9780226305776
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Status Back Order Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
Imprint University of Chicago Press
Released 15 Jan 2001
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback, New edition
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Edition New edition
Translated from Latin
Author(s) By Cicero, Marcus Tullius
Translated by Graver, Margaret
Category 19th Century Fiction
History
Ancient Western Philosophy To C 500
Psychology
Philosophy & Theory Of Psychology
Physiological & Neuro-Psychology
Number of Pages 283
Dimensions Width: 164mm
Height: 238mm
Spine: 22mm
Dewey Code 152.4
Weight 538g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Emotions, Early works to 1800, Happiness
NBS Text Philosophy
ONIX Text College/higher education;Professional and scholarly

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