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The Resource Philosophic pride : Stoicism and political thought from Lipsius to Rousseau, Christopher Brooke, (electronic resource)

Philosophic pride : Stoicism and political thought from Lipsius to Rousseau, Christopher Brooke, (electronic resource)

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Philosophic pride : Stoicism and political thought from Lipsius to Rousseau
Title
Philosophic pride
Title remainder
Stoicism and political thought from Lipsius to Rousseau
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Brooke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Philosophic Pride is the first full-scale look at the essential place of Stoicism in the foundations of modern political thought. Spanning the period from Justus Lipsius's Politics in 1589 to Jean-Jacques Rousseau's Emile in 1762, and concentrating on arguments originating from England, France, and the Netherlands, the book considers how political writers of the period engaged with the ideas of the Roman and Greek Stoics that they found in works by Cicero, Seneca, Epictetus, and Marcus Aurelius. Christopher Brooke examines key texts in their historical context, paying s
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1973-
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Brooke, Christopher
Dewey number
320.01
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Political science
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Philosophic pride : Stoicism and political thought from Lipsius to Rousseau, Christopher Brooke, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Prologue: Augustine of Hippo; Chapter One: Justus Lipsius and the Post-Machiavellian Prince; Chapter Two: Grotius, Stoicism, and Oikeiosis; Chapter Three: From Lipsius to Hobbes; Chapter Four: The French Augustinians; Chapter Five: From Hobbes to Shaftesbury; Chapter Six: How the Stoics Became Atheists; Chapter Seven: From Fénelon to Hume; Chapter Eight: Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Z
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ocn782923563
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unknown
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1 online resource
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unknown
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online
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9781400842414
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)782923563
Label
Philosophic pride : Stoicism and political thought from Lipsius to Rousseau, Christopher Brooke, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Prologue: Augustine of Hippo; Chapter One: Justus Lipsius and the Post-Machiavellian Prince; Chapter Two: Grotius, Stoicism, and Oikeiosis; Chapter Three: From Lipsius to Hobbes; Chapter Four: The French Augustinians; Chapter Five: From Hobbes to Shaftesbury; Chapter Six: How the Stoics Became Atheists; Chapter Seven: From Fénelon to Hume; Chapter Eight: Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Z
Control code
ocn782923563
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400842414
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)782923563

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