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The Philosophical Review (2009) 118 (3): 378–381.
Published: 01 July 2009
...A. A. Long Brad Inwood, Reading Seneca: Stoic Philosophy at Rome . Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2005. xvi + 376 pp. Cornell University 2009 BOOK REVIEWS Christopher Shields, Aristotle. London: Routledge, 2007. xvi + 456 pp. This delightful and fully...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (3): 405–409.
Published: 01 July 2003
...Susan Sauvé Meyer Suzanne Bobzien, Determinism and Freedom in Stoic Philosophy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press, 1998. Pp. xii, 441. Cornell University 2003 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical Review, Vol. 112, No. 3 (July 2003...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (2): 269–271.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Iakovos Vasiliou A. A. Long, Epictetus: A Stoic and Socratic Guide to Life. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press, 2002. Pp. xiv, 310. Cornell University 2004 The Philosophical Review, Vol. 113, No. 2 (April 2004) Critical Notice of Richard Moran...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (3): 434–438.
Published: 01 July 2000
...Charles Brittain STOIC STUDIES. By A. A. LONG. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996. Pp. xvi, 309. ESSAYS ON HELLENISTIC EPISTEMOLOGY AND ETHICS. By Gisela Striker. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996. Pp. xviii, 335. Cornell University 2000 Annas, Julia. 1993...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 573–575.
Published: 01 October 2002
...R.W. Sharples G. R. Boys-Stones, Post-Hellenistic Philosophy: A Study of Its Development from the Stoics to Origen. New York: Oxford University Press, 2001. Pp. x, 241. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical Review, Vol. 111...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 92–94.
Published: 01 January 2000
...) A hEW STOZCZSM. By LAWRENCEC. BECKER.Princeton: Princeton Univer- sity Press, 1998. Pp. viii, 216. The aim of Becker’s book is to bring stoicism up to date and to defend a contemporary stoic ethical theory against the prejudices of the skeptical modern reader. Becker imagines what would...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (1): 101–105.
Published: 01 January 2002
..., Susanne Bobzien, and Mario Mig- nucci. Barnes emphasizes the independence of Chrysippus from Peripatetic logic (75). Bobzien is particularly illuminating on the dialectical background to Stoic logic (122) and the sense in which the indemonstrable arguments qualified as such (132–33). Mignucci, arguing...
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The Philosophical Review (2013) 122 (4): 667–670.
Published: 01 October 2013
... maintained that an essential function of philosophy was to reach via argument a conception of the good sufficiently determinate to enable the individual to pursue that good systematically, in some sense on the basis of those arguments. The qualification “in some sense” is important; while both Stoics...
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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (2): 292–295.
Published: 01 April 2015
... papers (six on Plato, one on Aristotle, four on the Stoics, and four on eudaimonism), all of which deal with aspects of virtue and happiness, the central topic of Annas's wide-ranging work. The editor, in her helpful introduction, summarizes the papers judiciously and explains how they relate to Annas's...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (3): 428–434.
Published: 01 July 2000
.... Nancy Sherman s valuable new book undertakes such a comparative re- assessment. Though she has some things to say about Stoic conceptions of the virtues, her focus is on Aristotle and Kant. She addresses those who find an Aristotelian conception of ethics congenial but who have serious doubts about...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 89–92.
Published: 01 January 2000
.... TODDGANSON Oberlin Colkge The Philosophical Review, Vol. 109, No. 1 (January 2000) A hEW STOICISM. By LAWRENCEC. BECKER.Princeton: Princeton Univer- sity Press, 1998. Pp. viii, 216. The aim of Becker’s book is to bring stoicism up to date and to defend a contemporary stoic...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (1): 118–125.
Published: 01 January 2014
... requirement being introduced that has no trace in Aristotle's thought? Here Irwin seems to me to make an excellent point. First, he shows how this idea goes back to the Stoic notion of honestum and how the Aristotelian notion of acting tou kalou heneka may be seen as the origin of it. But second, he shows...
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The Philosophical Review (2017) 126 (4): 536–541.
Published: 01 October 2017
.... Margaret Cameron's contribution concerns the Stoics and Peter Abelard's “shared recognition of [a] new type of content—propositional content” (55). For the Stoics, the lekton is what is said by an expression. Lekta eventually replace concepts in Stoic philosophy, as the Stoics come to recognize...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 639–642.
Published: 01 October 2000
... The Philosophical Review, Vol. 109, No. 4 (October 2000) EPICTETUS: DISCOURSES BOOK 1. By ROBERTDOBBIN. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Clarendon Press, 1998. Pp. xxiv, 256. One might argue that Epictetus has been the most influential Stoic writer of all time. A former slave, he lectured...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 94–98.
Published: 01 January 2000
.... Even the best science of our day may be seriously mistaken in many respects. Second, it looks as if stoic reasoning cannot be completely neu- tral. As we saw above, generalization is preferred to ranking in some cases. In moving toward benevolence, the fledgling stoic agent has to generalize...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (1): 123–128.
Published: 01 January 2001
... an issue for ancient interpreters of Plato more than it was clarified for Plato himself” (162-63). Though her announced focus is the Middle Platonists, Annas also has much to say about Aristotle, the Stoics, and on occa- sion later views-though her willingness to talk on occasion of “the ancient...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 587–591.
Published: 01 October 2011
... Greek Stoics and Academics, and for the shifts in position that occurred in the Academy itself in the late second and early first centuries BC. J. S. Reid’s edition of the Academica is omitted from the bibliography; likewise the standard Teubner text. If there is a case for seeing Cicero’s...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 591–594.
Published: 01 October 2011
... is—not unrelatedly—the scant attention paid to Cicero (one of the “important figures to be discussed” [1 except, of course, as providing much of our evidence for the debates between Greek Stoics and Academics, and for the shifts in position that occurred in the Academy itself in the late second and early first...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 594–598.
Published: 01 October 2011
... is—not unrelatedly—the scant attention paid to Cicero (one of the “important figures to be discussed” [1 except, of course, as providing much of our evidence for the debates between Greek Stoics and Academics, and for the shifts in position that occurred in the Academy itself in the late second and early first...
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The Philosophical Review (2011) 120 (4): 598–602.
Published: 01 October 2011
... Greek Stoics and Academics, and for the shifts in position that occurred in the Academy itself in the late second and early first centuries BC. J. S. Reid’s edition of the Academica is omitted from the bibliography; likewise the standard Teubner text. If there is a case for seeing Cicero’s...