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Moral essays.

With an English translation by J.W. Basore.

by Seneca the Younger

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesLoeb classical library
ContributionsBasore, John W. b. 1870.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA6661 A7 1928
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23320585M

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Moral Essays book. Read 17 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Seneca, Lucius Annaeus, born at Corduba (Cordova) ca. 4 BCE, of a prom /5. Moral Essays is a collection of four outstanding poems by Alexander Pope.

Written as epistles to various people, the poems comment on four key topics of social morality--the character of men, the character of women, the use of riches, and the virtue of taste/5.

Source: Lucius Annasus ated by John W. Basore. The Loeb Classical Library. London: W. Heinemann, 3 vols.: Volume III. Before using any portion of this text in any theme, essay, research paper, thesis, or dissertation, please read the disclaimer.

Transcription conventions: Page numbers in Angle brackets refer to the edition cited as the source. Materials for the Construction of Shakespeare's Morals, the Stoic Legacy to the Renaissance Major Ethical Authorities. Indexed According to Virtues, Vices, and Characters from the Plays, as well as Topics in Swift, Pope, and Wordsworth.

Books: Cicero's De Officiis, Seneca's Moral Essays and Moral Epistles, Plutarch's Lives, Montaigne's Essays, Elyot's Governour, Spenser's Faerie Queene, James. In Moral Essays, Seneca (c.

CE) expresses his Stoic philosophy on providence, steadfastness, anger, forgiveness, consolation, the happy life, leisure, tranquility, the brevity of life, and gift-giving. His moral essays are collected in Volumes I III of the Loeb Classical Library's ten-volume edition of Seneca.

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i have just bought this book recently as i wanted to delve deeper into this master Stoic philosopher's the goo dnews is that "Moral and Political Essay" is an excellent scholarly book edited + translated by Princeton professor of Philosophy + JF Procope.

this 6th edition goes some way deeper into Seneca's life + writings. the book is approx 9 x 5/5(6). Genre/Form: Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Seneca, Lucius Annaeus, approximately 4 B.C A.D.

Moral essays. Essays, Moral and Political and Volume 4 () contains the Political Discourses. The two Enquiries are reprinted in Volumes 2 and 3. Hume retained the title Essays and Treatises on Several Subjects for subsequent editions of his collected works, but he varied the format and contents somewhat.

A new, one-volume edition appeared under this. Other articles where Moral Essays is discussed: English literature: Pope: years comes in the four Moral Essays (–35), the series of Horatian imitations, and the final four-book version of The Dunciad (), in which he turns to anatomize with outstanding imaginative resource the moral anarchy and perversion of once-hallowed ideals he sees as typical of the commercial society in which.

Essayes: Religious Meditations. Places of Perswasion and Disswasion. Seene and Allowed () was the first published book by the philosopher, statesman and jurist Francis Essays are written in a wide range of styles, from the plain and unadorned to the epigrammatic.

They cover topics drawn from both public and private life, and in each case the essays cover their topics. Get this from a library. Moral essays. [Lucius Annaeus Seneca; John W Basore] -- In Moral Essays, Seneca (c.

CE) expresses his Stoic philosophy on providence, steadfastness, anger, forgiveness, consolation, the happy life, leisure, tranquility, the brevity of life, and.

Good Essays words | ( pages) | Preview Metaphysics of Morals - Through his discussion of morals in the Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals, Immanuel Kant explores the question of whether a human being is capable of acting solely out of pure duty and if our actions hold true moral value.

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Descriptive Essays 2. Discussion Essays 3. Experience Essays 4. Factual Essays 5. Imaginative Essays 6. Opinion Related Essays 7. Personal Topics /5(K). "In this collection of essays, Bromwich eschews identity politics and multiculturalism from a 'left' perspective, preferring instead the concept he articulates with the book's title: 'moral imagination.' These essays are demanding but well worth the effort."—Choice "Bromwich's book of essays is rich, well-cooked and a most satisfying dish.".

The present order of the Moral Essays is very different from that of their original publication. The fifth epistle (to Addison) was written inand published five years later in Tickell’s edition of Addison’s works.

The fourth epistle (to the Earl of Burlington) was published in "This book is a wonderful collection of essays related to moral skepticism The essays are of a very high quality, written by a who's-who of philosophers doing exciting contemporary work in metaethics.

They summarize the current state of the literature on moral skepticism and push that literature forward along many fronts. Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere. Link to this page view to the book Embed a mini Book Reader 1 page 2 pages Open to this page.

Finished. Moral essays. With an English translation by J.W. Basore. Moral essays. With an English translation by J.W. Basore ← Back to item details. PDF/ePub Info Share. Moral Essays (also known as Epistles to Several Persons) is a series of four poems on ethical subjects by Alexander Pope, published between and The individual poems are as follows: Epistle to Cobham (, addressed to Sir Richard Temple, Lord Cobham), "Of the Knowledge and Characters of Men".; Epistle to a Lady (, addressed to Martha Blount), "Of the Characters of Women".Essays: "Peri Bathous, Or the Art of Sinking in.

Moral Essays: Epistle II. Of the Characters of Women: To a Lady ARGUMENT. That the particular Characters of women are not so strongly marked as those of men, seldom so fixed, and still more inconsistent with themselves.

Instances of contrarieties given, even from such Characters as are more strongly marked, and seemingly, therefore, most. Essays on Moral Development, Volume One: The Philosophy of Moral Development. by Lawrence Kohlberg.

Harper & Row. pp. $ Lawrence Kohlberg is a Harvard psychologist who has been insisting for two decades that the study of children’s moral reasoning can guide society in distinguishing right from wrong.Moral values essaysAs soon as I was able to read, my parents made me memorize the Ten Commandments.

In addition, they took the time to explain each and every one to me. Even in the earliest years of my life, these rules seemed fairly basic and simple to .This volume offers clear and forceful contemporary translations of the most important of Seneca's 'Moral Essays': On Anger, On Mercy, On the Private Life and the first four books of On Favours.

They give an attractive, full picture of the social and moral outlook of an ancient Stoic thinker intimately involved in the governance of the Roman empire in the mid first century of the Christian s: 1.