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Philosophy as therapeia
Clare Carlisle

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Philosophy as therapeia
edited by Clare Carlisle & Jonardon Ganeri

Published 2010 by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Medical analogies in Buddhist and Hellenistic thought: tranquility and anger -- Christopher W. Gowans
Rationality as the therapy of self-liberation in Spinoza's Ethics -- Michael Hampe
Two pedagogies for happiness: healing goals and healing methods in the Summa theologiae of Thomas Aquinas and the Śrī Bhāṣya of Rāmānuja -- Martin Ganeri
The thinker and the draughtsman: Wittgenstein, perspicuous relations, and "working on oneself" -- Garry L. Hagberg
Therapy and theory reconstructed: Plato and his successors -- Stephen R. L. Clark
The teacher as mother or midwife? A comparison of Brahminical and Socratic methods of education -- Kate Wharton
A return to the self: Indians and Greeks on life as art and philosophical therapy -- Jonardon Ganeri
For mortal souls: philosophy and therapies in Nietzsche's Dawn -- Keith Ansell Pearson
The philosopher as pathogenic agent, patient and therapist: the case of William James -- Logi Gunnarsson
Curing diseases of belief and desire: Buddhist philosophical therapy -- David Burton
Patañjali's yoga as therapeia -- Jayandra Soni.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-245)

Royal Institute of Philosophy supplement -- 66, Royal Institute of Philosophy supplement -- 66.


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BJ1595.5 P45 2010

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