Essays

Here is the complete index of my ongoing series of essays under the heading of “Philosophy as a Way of Life” (began in July 2018). There are four broad categories: Art of Living (i.e., practical philosophy), Good Reasoning (i.e., logic and critical thinking), How the World Works (i.e., science and metaphysics), and Books (both individual reviews and book club series).

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Full Index

Art of Living (i.e., practical philosophy);
Good Reasoning (i.e., philosophy and critical thinking);
How the World Works (i.e., metaphysics and natural science);
and Books (because reading books is obviously important!).


ART OF LIVING

Hellenistic Philosophy
New Skepticism
Cicero
Plutarch (forthcoming)
Stoicism
Epictetus
Marcus Aurelius
Musonius Rufus
Seneca
Other Philosophies of Life
Pratical Advice
More on Practical Philosophizing
Philosophy and General Culture


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Hellenistic Philosophy

New Skepticism

Cicero

  • 350. Cicero’s De Finibus book V: the nature of good and evil
  • 326. Stoicism and Skepticism: when Seneca mentions Cicero — Part II
  • 322. Stoicism and Skepticism: when Seneca mentions Cicero — Part I
  • 120. Cicero’s On the Nature of the Gods, and why the Stoics got it wrong: part II
  • 119. Cicero’s On the Nature of the Gods, and why the Stoics got it wrong: part I
  • 114. Academica, part II
  • 113. Academica, part I

Plutarch (forthcoming)

Stoicism

Epictetus

Marcus Aurelius

Musonius Rufus

Seneca

Other Philosophies of Life

Practical Advice

More on Practical Philosophizing

Philosophy and General Culture

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GOOD REASONING

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HOW THE WORLD WORKS

Metaphysics
Physics
Biological Sciences
Cognitive and Social Sciences

Metaphysics

Physics

Biological Sciences

Cognitive and Social Sciences

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BOOKS

Book Club Series
Book Reviews

Book Club Series

Book Reviews