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 : Assistant Professor of Philosophy John Christman | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1626540098
ISBN 13 : 9781626540095

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 ..

Autonomy Paternalism

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Thomas Nys | Publisher : Peeters Publishers

ISBN 10 : 9042918802
ISBN 13 : 9789042918801

In recent years, the triumph of autonomy has made paternalist interventions increasingly problematic. The value of a patient's right to self-determination and the practice of infor..

Pens Es Pour Moi Meme

Pub Date : 2015-06-29 | Author : Marc Aurele | Publisher : Booklassic

ISBN 10 : 9789635256037
ISBN 13 : 9635256035

On sent en soi-meme un plaisir secret lorsqu'on parle de cet empereur ; on ne peut lire sa vie sans une espece d'attendrissement ; tel est l'effet qu'elle produit qu'on a meilleure..

Autonomy And Trust In Bioethics

Pub Date : 2002-04-18 | Author : Onora O'Neill | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521894530
ISBN 13 : 9780521894531

Onora O'Neill suggests that the conceptions of individual autonomy (so widely relied on in bioethics) are philosophically and ethically inadequate; they undermine rather than suppo..

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..