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9780486833033

The Philosophy of Epicurus

  • ISBN 13:

    9780486833033

  • ISBN 10:

    0486833038

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 11/13/2019
  • Publisher: Dover Publications

Note: Not guaranteed to come with supplemental materials (access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.)

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Summary

Despite its modern-day connotations of hedonism, "epicureanism" has more to do with living a mindful, uncomplicated life. These writings by the ancient Greek sage who founded the school of thought that bears his name advise maximizing simple pleasures and minimizing pain, such as the irrational fear of death. Epicurus' enduring wisdom stresses the search for sources of lasting satisfaction, such as friendship and philosophical inquiry.

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