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Haris Dimitriadis: Epicurus and the Pleasant Life: A Philosophy of Nature

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In the journey of life, we need a road-map to show us the way to living happily. Nowadays, this need is served by the habits and instructions of the environment. But are they suitable to our personal needs? No-one can better answer this question than we, ourselves. This makes evident the need to take out lives into our own hands and to seek the meaning of life and pursue it from an empowered position. We are then faced with two alternatives. We can heed our logic as Plato, Aristotle, and René Descartes presumed, or be driven by natural impulses we experience through our senses, emotions, instincts, inclinations and experiences, as Thales, Democritus and Epicurus declared. Happiness is a choice, available to all who are determined to pursue it.

With the exception of a folded corner on the front cover, which has left a 40mm crease, this paperback is as new.

Item details

Author(s):
DIMITRIADIS, Haris
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21.5 x 14 x 3.5 cm
Edition:
2017
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9789609384568
Number of pages:
514
Publisher:
Amazon (print on demand)
Title:
Epicurus and the Pleasant Life: A Philosophy of Nature

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In the journey of life, we need a road-map to show us the way to living happily. Nowadays, this need is served by the habits and instructions of the environment. But are they suitable to our personal needs? No-one can better answer this question than we, ourselves. This makes evident the need to take out lives into our own hands and to seek the meaning of life and pursue it from an empowered position. We are then faced with two alternatives. We can heed our logic as Plato, Aristotle, and René Descartes presumed, or be driven by natural impulses we experience through our senses, emotions, instincts, inclinations and experiences, as Thales, Democritus and Epicurus declared. Happiness is a choice, available to all who are determined to pursue it.

With the exception of a folded corner on the front cover, which has left a 40mm crease, this paperback is as new.

Author(s):
DIMITRIADIS, Haris
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21.5 x 14 x 3.5 cm
Edition:
2017
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9789609384568
Number of pages:
514
Publisher:
Amazon (print on demand)
Title:
Epicurus and the Pleasant Life: A Philosophy of Nature

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