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The Enchiridion, or Handbook: With A Selection from the Discourses of Epictetus

The Enchiridion, or Handbook: With A Selection from the Discourses of Epictetus
 

The Enchiridion, or Handbook was written by a student of Epictetus in the 2nd century. It is a short guide to ethical living, and its focus is more practical than the metaphysical treatises of earlier Greek philosophers. It assumes that "some things are up to us and some are not ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781775413790
Published 1 January 2009 by The Floating Press
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en
Author(s) By Epictetus
By Long, George
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ISBN-13 9781775413790
ISBN-10 1775413799
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher The Floating Press
Imprint The Floating Press
Publication Date 1 January 2009
Publication Country United States United States
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Epictetus
By Long, George
Category Philosophy
Ancient Western Philosophy To C 500
Topics In Philosophy
Self-Help & Practical Interests
Popular Psychology
Number of Pages 252 pp
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text History of Ideas & Popular Philosophy
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 188
Catalogue Code 395989

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The Enchiridion, or Handbook was written by a student of Epictetus in the 2nd century. It is a short guide to ethical living, and its focus is more practical than the metaphysical treatises of earlier Greek philosophers. It assumes that "some things are up to us and some are not up to us," and instructs the reader how to deal well with what life brings. It remained an important handbook for Christians and pagans alike for many centuries.

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