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Hedonistic theories from Aristippus to Spencer

Watson, John

Hedonistic theories from Aristippus to Spencer

by Watson, John

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Published by Thoemmes Press in Bristol, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hedonism.,
  • Philosophy -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJohn Watson.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 248 p. ;
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16598975M

    Aristippus (Greek: Ἀρίστιππος) of Cyrene (c. – c. BCE) was the founder of the Cyrenaic school of Philosophy. He was a pupil of Socrates, but adopted a very different philosophical outlook, teaching that the goal of life was to seek pleasure by adapting circumstances to oneself and by maintaining proper control over both adversity and prosperity/5(7). Hedonistic Theories. what would be best for someone is what would make her life happiest. Fulfillment Theories. what would be best for someone is what, throughout her life, would best fulfill her desires. Objective List Theories. certain things are good or bad for us, whether or not we want to have the good things, or to avoid the bad things.

    Hedonistic Theories from Aristippus to Spencer Glasgow: James Maclehose and Sons, Christianity and Idealism: the Christian ideal of life in its relations to the Greek and Jewish ideals and to modern philosophy New York: The Macmillan Co., (Reprinted with additions, August, )Alma mater: University of Glasgow. Book: All Authors / Contributors: I-V ; Studies in Character by Sophie Bryant and Hedonistic Theories from Aristippus to Spencer by John Watson ; The Number Concept by of Philosophy by Paul Carus ; Johnson's Universal Cyclopaedia, Vols. I-V ; Studies in Character by Sophie Bryant and Hedonistic Theories from Aristippus to Spencer by.

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ASIN: BVX1CSC. Hedonistic Utilitarianism By Torbjorn Tannsjo. Edinburgh University Press, pages. ISBN: Hellenistic Philosphers Index. Aristippus of Cyrene, BC. Ancient Greek scholar, a student of Socrates and founder of the hedonistic "Cyrenaic School".

Although his works do not survive, we have some knowledge of his doctrines from the account of Diogenes Laertius and, a little more fanciful, from Xenophon's Memorabilia.

Hedonistic Theories Abstract: The refinement of hedonism as an ethical theory involves several surprising and important distinctions. Several counter-examples to hedonism are discussed. Hedonistic theories are one possible answer to the question of "What is intrinsic goodness?".

rope. For example, both Watson’s Hedonistic Theories from Aristippus to Spencer () and Feldman’s Pleasure and the Good Life: Concerning the Nature, Variet-ies, and Plausibility of Hedonism () begin by sketching ostensibly Cyrenaic theories, which they.

Aristippus, (born c. bce, Cyrene, Libya—died c. Athens [Greece]), philosopher who was one of Socrates’ disciples and the founder of the Cyrenaic school of hedonism, the ethic of pleasure.

The first of Socrates’ disciples to demand a salary for teaching philosophy, Aristippus believed that the good life rests upon the belief that among human values pleasure is the highest and.

Aug 16,  · Aristippus of Cyrene (c. BCE) was a hedonistic Greek philosopher who was one of Socrates' students along with other pupils such as Plato, Xenophon, Antisthenes, and pacificwomensnetwork.com was the first of Socrates' students to charge a fee for teaching and, since Socrates had charged nothing, this, and the accusation he had betrayed Socrates' philosophy, created a life-long friction between Author: Joshua J.

Mark. In Book II of Xenophon’s Memorabilia the hedonist Aristippus speaks very briefly, though quite emphatically, about a kind of freedom with regards to desires, pleasures and happiness. Much of the later testimony on him suggests a similar concern.

My interest here in. Hedonistic Theories from Aristippus to Spencer (Watson) Images. Buy the book, only $ (ebook) The Cyrenaics Resource. The Cyrenaic school of philosophy, named from the city of Cyrene where the movement was founded, expanded in influence from about BC to BC and thereafter quickly dissipated.

Its main function is to put. Aristippus of Cyrene (/ ˌ æ r ə ˈ s t ɪ p ə s /; Ancient Greek: Ἀρίστιππος ὁ Κυρηναῖος; c. – c. BCE) was the founder of the Cyrenaic school of Philosophy. He was a pupil of Socrates, but adopted a very different philosophical outlook, teaching that the goal of life was to seek pleasure by circumstances to oneself and by maintaining proper control over Born: c.

BCE, Cyrene. The Birth of Hedonism: The Cyrenaic Philosophers and Pleasure as a Way of LifeCited by: 3. Among his publications are Dante and Medieval Thought (), An Outline of Philosophy (), Comte, Mill, and Spencer (), Hedonistic Theories from Aristippus to Spencer (), Christianity and Idealism (), and The Philosophy of Kant ().

In his book The State in Peace and War (), Watson called for a world federation of states. Ethical hedonism is said to have been started by Aristippus of Cyrene, a student of Socrates. He held the idea that pleasure is the highest good. For its part, hedonistic ethical egoism is the idea that all people have the right to do everything in their power to achieve the greatest amount of.

Buddhist Parables Translated from the original Pali by Eugene Watson Burlingame This volume contains upwards of two hundred similes, allegories, parables, fables, and other illustrative stories and anecdotes, found in the Pali Buddhist texts, and said to have been employed, either by the Buddha Brand: CreateSpace Publishing.Feb 28,  · HEDONISM is the name applied to any system of ethics which regards pleasure or happiness as the chief good; as the good, that is, which makes all other goods desirable and to which they are all means.

Not only money, health and the like are valuable merely as sources of happiness, but virtue itself has no better claim to independent worth.used books, rare books and new books More editions of Hedonistic Theories from Aristippus to Spencer: Hedonistic Theories from Aristippus to Spencer: ISBN () used books, rare books and out of print books from over .