By Konstanze Wolgast
By Konstanze Wolgast
By Aryeh Kosman
By Kazutaka Inamura
By Devin Henry,Karen Margrethe Nielsen
Virginie Berthemet, © Flammarion
(d’après los angeles mosaïque dite d’Alexandre, musée nationwide archéologique de Naples).
© Flammarion, Paris, 2013.
By Timothy Chappell
Values and Virtues offers a platform for a few extraordinary writers within the region to offer and speak about their new rules approximately Aristotelian ethics in a manner that may boost the tutorial debate and interact the curiosity of a wide diversity of philosophical readers.
By Peter Kreeft
There is not any larger approach to comprehend our current international than by way of exploring the nice Books written via the good minds that experience made it.
There is not any larger strategy to examine the start of recent political philosophy than by means of learning its foundations in Machiavelli’s The Prince.
There isn't any greater strategy to learn the good Books than due to Socrates, the thinker par excellence.
What if lets overhear a talk within the afterlife among Socrates and Machiavelli, during which Machiavelli has to undergo an Oxford educational variety exam of his booklet performed via Socrates utilizing his recognized “Socratic process” of cross-examination? How may possibly the dialog go?
This imaginitive thought-experiment makes for either drama and a great lesson in common sense, in ethical and political philosophy, in “how to learn a book”, and within the historical past of early smooth thought.
Thus this e-book is for readers searching for a thought-stretching “good learn” and to be used in collage periods in good judgment, philosophy, ethics, political technological know-how, literature, verbal exchange, rhetoric, anthropology, and history.
By Crisipo de Solos,F. Javier Campos Daroca,Mariano Nava Contreras,Eduardo Díaz Martín,Carlos García Gual
By Garrett Thomson
By E.J. Langford Garstin,Edward Dunning
Theurgy skill "the technological know-how or paintings of divine works." In alchemy, this method is named the "Great Work," that's the purification and exaltation of our "lower" nature by means of the correct program of esoteric ideas, in order that it will possibly turn into united with its larger opposite numbers, wherein we may possibly reach religious, and eventually divine, consciousness.
Drawing at the teachings of the Egyptian, Greek, and Hebrew secret faculties and quoting generally from vital alchemical writers, Garstin info this technique of purification. scholars who're excited by alchemy yet daunted via the physique of its literature and its unusual allegories will locate this booklet to be an exceptional introduction.
Garstin discusses resource alchemical works and obviously explains what their esoteric symbolism capacity. With the knowledge during this publication, scholars of alchemy can then continue to make a extra educated exploration of the alchemical works and different writings of the Western secret Tradition.