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Stoic logic.

Benson Mates

Stoic logic.

by Benson Mates

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stoics.,
  • Logic.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesUniversity of California publications in philosophy,, v. 26
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB21 .C25 vol. 26
    The Physical Object
    Pagination148 p.
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL205746M
    LC Control Numbera 53009918
    OCLC/WorldCa1901498

    Stoic logic. Berkeley, University of California Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Benson Mates. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Based on the author's thesis, University of California.   After studying Stoic physics and Stoic logic more closely last year (Including a full length book on Stoic Physics) I can confidently say my understanding of Stoicism .

    Download Stoic Logic Free PDF book () by Benson Mates. Stoicism is a school of Hellenistic philosophy which was founded by Zeno of Citium, in Athens, in the early 3rd century BC. Stoicism is a philosophy of personal ethics informed by its system of logic and its views on the natural world.

    Epictetus (/ ˌ ɛ p ɪ k ˈ t iː t ə s /; Greek: Ἐπίκτητος, Epíktētos; c. 50 – AD) was a Greek Stoic was born a slave at Hierapolis, Phrygia (present day Pamukkale, Turkey) and lived in Rome until his banishment, when he went to Nicopolis in northwestern Greece for the rest of his life. His teachings were written down and published by his pupil Arrian in his Era: Ancient philosophy. The history of logic deals with the study of the development of the science of valid inference ().Formal logics developed in ancient times in India, China, and methods, particularly Aristotelian logic (or term logic) as found in the Organon, found wide application and acceptance in Western science and mathematics for millennia. The Stoics, especially Chrysippus, began the.


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An amazing book with solid historical evidence. The author provides an interesting and thorough account of stoic logic, already interesting in its own right. Remarkably, he also makes a point of not going beyond the written historic evidence, whilst also /5.

His Stoic Logic, based on his Ph.D. thesis, first published in and then reprinted in with a new preface, "was one of the first works to open the way for serious study and proper appreciation of the Stoics as philosophers and logicians.5/5(3). Stoic Logic Hardcover – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ 3 Used from $ 1 New from $ Manufacturer: University of California Press. The Daily Stoic is my favorite book about Stoic philosophy.

What I like about this book is the format: days of Stoic quotes and commentaries with insights, reflections Stoic logic. book stories related to Stoicism. The book is a must to anyone who is interested in Stoicism and how it can help us in our modern lives, no matter what level of knowledge you have about the subject.

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The best part about Stoicism is that you can go to the primary texts, read them and feel like they were written yesterday, not years ago. You can pick up Seneca, Marcus Aurelius or Epictetus and 28 Books On Stoicism: The (Hopefully) Ultimate Reading List Read More».

William Irvine’s book is part of the recent resurrection of Stoicism. It strikes me that there was this big movement in philosophy to reinstate virtue ethics, starting in the s with Elizabeth Anscombe and various others saying that we’ve been caught up in an impoverished view of what ethics is, so let’s go back to the ancient Greeks, and particularly to Aristotle.

The starting point of any new pursuit is critical. Stoicism is no difference. Picking up the wrong book can derail even the most interested student. So where should someone start with Stoicism. We decided to put together a short list with three books that will help you both understand Stoicism but also teach you valuable The Stoic Reading List: 3 Must-Read Books To Get You Started Read More».

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Meditations: A New Translation by Marcus Aurelius Paperback $ Ships from and sold by FREE Shipping on orders over $ Details/5(). If you're turning towards stoicism as a self help philosophy, this book might place too much emphasis on stoic physics and logic, but for anyone looking to build a solid foundation in stoic philosophy this is a good place to start/5.

Despite its title, this book is more of a rumination on the core tenets of stoicism rather than a practical guide to living them. Do yourself a favor and if you are seriously interested in how to live more stoically, buy William Irvine's "A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy."/5().

The logic chapter is tough but worth sticking with and the book is an excellent introduction to the Stoic philosophers and their original works which I now feel more confident to /5(15). This book combines many of the lessons of the 3 stages of the Trivium into instructions for the mature thinker with examples of real life logic gone wrong.

Leah Goldrick became a practicing Stoic as a result of her ongoing inquiry into the Western wisdom traditions. Most of his discussion of Stoic logic is to be found in Book II of the Outlines and Book VIII of Against the Mathematicians; the accounts given in these two places are often identical.

Sextus is our only intelligent source. Again, we know more about Stoic ethics because the books that survive are mainly dealing with that aspect of Stoicism, and our knowledge of physics in Stoicism is a bit more fragmentary.

Stoic logic we only really know a few fragments about from other authors, really. Let’s take the physics, for a start. Epictetus really grabbed Stockdale’s attention because instead of teaching his students to use empty rhetoric or abstract logic his primary concern, he said, was to use Stoic philosophy to teach Author: Donald J.

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An introduction to Stoic logic. Stoic logic can in many respects be regarded as a fore-runner of modern propositional logic. I discuss: 1. the Stoic notion of sayables or meanings (lekta); the Author: Susanne Bobzien. For a shorter, updated, English version of Part 1 of the book see my ‘Stoic Logic’, in K.

Algra et al. (eds), The Cambridge History of Hellenistic Philosophy, CambridgeAuthor: Susanne Bobzien. His Stoic Logic, based on his Ph.D. thesis, first published in and then reprinted in with a new preface, "was one of the first works to open the way for serious study and proper appreciation of the Stoics as philosophers and : BOOK DESCRIPTION: The 'On Affections' by the Stoic philosopher Chrysippus (c.

BCE) contains the classic exposition of the Stoic theory of the emotions. This book provides a fresh discussion of the extant evidence, i.e. the fragments and testimonies preserved by later sources. Chrysippus wrote over books on logic, on virtually every topic logic today concerns itself with, including speech act theory, sentence analysis, singular and plural expressions, types of predicates, indexicals, existential propositions, sentential connectives, negations, disjunctions, conditionals, logical consequence, valid argument forms.

Inwood argues in this book that even early Greek Stoicism, in a sense, accommodated this sidelining of Physics and Logic. From the time of Zeno, the founder of the school, Stoicism appears to have been divided into at least two distinct strands.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mates, Benson, Stoic logic.

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