Mental Conflict (Issues in Ancient Philosophy) by A.W. Price

By A.W. Price

As earthquakes divulge geological faults, so psychological clash unearths trends to rupture in the brain. Dissension is rife not just among humans but additionally inside of them, for every people is topic to a contrariety of wants, ideals, motivations, aspirations. What snapshot are we to kind of ourselves that may most sensible let us to simply accept the truth of discord, or in attaining the fitting of harmony?
Greek philosophers supply us a number of photos and buildings meant to trap the particular and the potential both inside of a cause that fails to be resolute, or inside a break up soul that homes a play of forces. mirrored image upon them indicators us to the elusiveness straight away of psychological fact, and of the knowledge during which we are hoping to catch and rework it. learning in flip the remedies of Mental Conflict in Socrates, Plato, Aristotle and the Stoics, A.W. expense demonstrates how the arguments of the Greeks are nonetheless correct to philosophical dialogue today.

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