Pleasure in ancient Greek philosophy /
"The Key Themes in Ancient Philosophy series provides concise books, written by major scholars and accessible to non-specialists, on important themes in ancient philosophy that remain of philosophical interest today. In this volume Professor Wolfsdorf undertakes the first exploration of ancient...
|Author / Creator:||Wolfsdorf, David, 1969-|
|Imprint:||Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013.|
|Description:||xi, 299 p. ; 24 cm.|
|Series:||Key themes in ancient philosophy|
Key themes in ancient philosophy.
PHILOSOPHY / History & Surveys / Ancient & Classical.
|URL for this record:||http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/9044475|
- 1. Introduction
- 2. Pleasure in early Greek ethics
- 3. Pleasure in the early physical tradition
- 4. Plato on pleasure and restoration
- 5. Plato on true, untrue and false pleasures
- 6. Aristotle on pleasure and activation
- 7. Epicurus and the Cyrenaics on katastematic and kinetic pleasures
- 8. The Old Stoics on pleasure as passion
- 9. Contemporary conceptions of pleasure
- 10. Ancient and contemporary conceptions of pleasure
- Suggestions for further reading