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What Would Aristotle Do? Self-Control Through the Power of Reason

by Elliot D. Cohen

  • 30 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Prometheus Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of mind,
  • History & Surveys - Ancient & Classical,
  • Epistemology,
  • Ethics (Specific Aspects),
  • Self-control,
  • Philosophy,
  • Practical reason,
  • Philosophical counseling,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • General,
  • Case studies,
  • Conduct of life

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8850934M
    ISBN 101591020700
    ISBN 109781591020707
    OCLC/WorldCa51581339

      The crux of the problem is the demand for certainty in a world that is always tentative and uncertain. It is precisely this unrealistic demand that creates the anxiety.   Aristotle’s work on philosophy influenced ideas from late antiquity all the way through the Renaissance. One of the main focuses of Aristotle’s philosophy was his systematic concept of logic.

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Aristotle ( B.C.) was a Greek philosopher who made significant and lasting contributions to nearly every aspect of human knowledge, from logic to biology to ethics and aesthetics.

Aristotle (/ ˈ ær ɪ s t ɒ t əl /; Greek: Ἀριστοτέλης Aristotélēs, pronounced [aristotélɛːs]; – BC) was a Greek philosopher and polymath during the Classical period in Ancient by Plato, he was the founder of the Lyceum, the Peripatetic school of philosophy, and the Aristotelian tradition.

His writings cover many subjects including physics, biology. Get this from a library. What would Aristotle do?: self-control through the power of reason.

[Elliot D Cohen] -- In this uplifting guide, a philosopher offers a commonsense approach to using "rational medicine, " in the tradition of Aristotle, as a means of attaining. From the unhappy traveler of life looking to feel and do better, to the therapist in search of an innovative and creative cognitive behavioral approach, this book serves them all—and incredibly well.

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Self-Control Through the Power of Reason. You can contribute your knowledge by it. Without leaving the printed book, it might add your knowledge and make anyone happier to read.

It is most critical that, you must aware about publication. It can bring you from one location to other place. Aristotle wrote as many as treatises and other works covering all areas of philosophy and those, none survives in finished form.

The approximately 30 works through which his thought was conveyed to later centuries consist of lecture notes (by Aristotle or his students) and draft manuscripts edited by ancient scholars, notably Andronicus of Rhodes, the last head of the Lyceum.

Aristotle - Aristotle - Philosophy of mind: Aristotle regarded psychology as a part of natural philosophy, and he wrote much about the philosophy of mind. This material appears in his ethical writings, in a systematic treatise on the nature of the soul (De anima), and in a number of minor monographs on topics such as sense-perception, memory, sleep, and dreams.

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What Would Aristotle Do?: Self-Control Through the Power of Reason; Buy this book Cohen helps these "dutiful worriers" through their psychocognitive prisons. His last two chapters, "Making. The New Rational Therapy is an intelligent and clearly written book. It is enjoyable to read, and it gently induces the reader to self-knowledge and self-improvement.

The light of reason that shines through this new therapy can indeed be the right medication for persons. Aristotle was a good deal less other-worldly than Plato.

He voluntarily went into exile from Athens when conditions became a bit politically dangerous for him, in his words, “lest Athens sin twice against philosophy.” The founder of logical theory, Aristotle believed that the greatest human endeavor is the use of reason in theoretical activity.Self-Control Through the Power of Reason by Elliot D.

Cohen avg rating — 30 ratings — published — 2 editions.Aristotle is far from a hedonist, but he also does not consider pleasure to be a bad thing.

In fact, Aristotle thinks that one of the necessary conditions for a person to be virtuous is that he take pleasure in acting virtuously.

A virtuous person' s desires should be in line with right reason .