The Resource Aristotle's way : how ancient wisdom can change your life, Edith Hall

Aristotle's way : how ancient wisdom can change your life, Edith Hall

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Aristotle's way : how ancient wisdom can change your life
Title
Aristotle's way
Title remainder
how ancient wisdom can change your life
Statement of responsibility
Edith Hall
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
What do you and an ancient philosopher have in common? It turns out much more than you might think... Aristotle was an extraordinary thinker, perhaps the greatest in history. Yet he was preoccupied by an ordinary question: how to be happy. His deepest belief was that we can all be happy in a meaningful, sustained way - and he led by example. In this handbook to his timeless teachings, Professor Edith Hall shows how ancient thinking is precisely what we need today, even if you don't know your Odyssey from your Iliad. In ten practical lessons we come to understand more about our own characters and how to make good decisions. We learn how to do well in an interview, how to choose a partner and life-long friends, and how to face death or bereavement. Life deals the same challenges - in Ancient Greece or the modern world. Aristotle's way is not to apply rules - it's about engaging with the texture of existence, and striding purposefully towards a life well lived. This is advice that won't go out of fashion
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AU-TuBDP
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1959-
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Hall, Edith
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aristotle
  • Conduct of life
  • Happiness
Target audience
adult
Label
Aristotle's way : how ancient wisdom can change your life, Edith Hall
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https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=RDH_520479&b2bSite=1545
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Downloadable Book
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online resource
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rdacarrier.
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent.
Control code
9781473545854-RDH1504216-000
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
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Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781473545854
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computer
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rdamedia.
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  • c
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Aristotle's way : how ancient wisdom can change your life, Edith Hall
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=RDH_520479&b2bSite=1545
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781473545854-RDH1504216-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781473545854
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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