Philosophy for Life and Other Dangerous Situations PDF ePub eBook

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Philosophy for Life and Other Dangerous Situations free pdf When philosophy rescued him from an emotional crisis, Jules Evans became fascinated by how ideas invented over two thousand years ago can help us today. He interviewed soldiers, psychologists, gangsters, astronauts, and anarchists and discovered the ways that people are using philosophy now to build better lives. Ancient philosophy has inspired modern communities Socratic cafes, Stoic armies, Epicurean communes and even whole nations in the quest for the good life. This book is an invitation to a dream school with a rowdy faculty that includes twelve of the greatest philosophers from the ancient world, sharing their lessons on happiness, resilience, and much more. Lively and inspiring, this is philosophy for the street, for the workplace, for the battlefield, for love, for life."

About Jules Evans

Jules Evans writes for publications including "The Wall Street Journal" and "The Times of London," gives popular talks on practical philosophy, and runs the Well-Being Project at Queen Mary, University of London. He lives in London.

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Author : Jules Evans
Publisher : New World Library
Data Published : 15 October 2013
ISBN : 1608682293
EAN : 9781608682294
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 301 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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