The Evolution of Theology in the Greek Philosophers, Vol. 2: The Gifford Lectures Delivered in the University of Glasgow in Sessions 1900-1 and 1901-2 (Classic Reprint) by Edward Caird (Paperback / softback, 2016)
Excerpt from The Evolution of Theology in the Greek Philosophers, Vol. 2: The Gifford Lectures Delivered in the University of Glasgow in Sessions 1900-1 and 1901-2 Stoic Doctrine of the Unity of the Self - Will and Reason t Separated - Advance upon the Aristotelian View - Reason present in Sense and Passion - Relation of the Animal to the Rational Life - Defect of Hume's Doctrine as to Reason and Passion - In what Sense Man can be Irrational - Stoic Rejection of the Idea of Unconscious Reason - Two Kinds of Kwledge necessary for Morality, Universal and Particular - Kwledge of the Universal Innate, but requiring to be made Explicit by Re exion - Distinction of Science and Opinion - The Stoic in Cicero's Treatise De Finibus - The Primer Naturae - The xarepawna - Morality based on Self-consistency or on Con sistency with naturemcleanthes and Chrysippus - Com parison with the Kantian Formulae for the Moral Law - The Abstractness of the Stoic Conception of Good - Their Optimism in general and Pessimism in particular - Marcus Aurelius. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.