The Inner Citadel

Pub Date : 1998 | Author : Pierre Hadot | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 0674461711
ISBN 13 : 9780674461710

The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius are treasured today--as they have been over the centuries--as an inexhaustible source of wisdom. And as one of the three most important expressio..

The Inner Citadel

Pub Date : 2014-10-15 | Author : John Christman | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1626548943
ISBN 13 : 9781626548947

The concept of individual autonomy is one of the most frequently utilized—and perhaps least understood—terms of current moral, political, and legal debate. The first anthology ..

Interpreting Islam

Pub Date : 2002-02-15 | Author : Hastings Donnan | Publisher : SAGE

ISBN 10 : 0761954228
ISBN 13 : 9780761954224

Islam is one of the most misunderstood concepts in the West. Myths and stereotypes surround it. This clear and penetrating volume helps readers to make sense of Islam. It offers a ..

The Fall Of The Roman Empire

Pub Date : 2012-12-18 | Author : Martin M. Winkler | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781118589816
ISBN 13 : 1118589815

The essays collected in this book present the first comprehensive appreciation of The Fall of the Roman Empire from historical, historiographical, and cinematic perspectives. The b..

The Obstacle Is The Way

Pub Date : 2014-05-01 | Author : Ryan Holiday | Publisher : Penguin

ISBN 10 : 9781101620595
ISBN 13 : 1101620595

The Obstacle is the Way has become a cult classic, beloved by men and women around the world who apply its wisdom to become more successful at whatever they do. Its many fans inclu..

Personal Autonomy In Society

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Marina Oshana | Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN 10 : 0754656705
ISBN 13 : 9780754656708

Challenging many of the currently accepted conceptions of autonomy and of how it is valued, Oshana develops a social-relational account of autonomy that is constituted by a person'..

Pinson Mounds

Pub Date : 2013-09-01 | Author : Jr. Mainfort | Publisher : University of Arkansas Press

ISBN 10 : 9781610755276
ISBN 13 : 1610755278

Pinson Mounds: Middle Woodland Ceremonialism in the Midsouth is a comprehensive overview and reinterpretation of the largest Middle Woodland mound complex in the Southeast. Located..