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  • The Politicsby Aristotle; Ernest Barker; R. F. Stalley

    Oxford University Press 1995; US$ 8.99

    The Politics is one of the most influential texts in the history of political thought, and it raises issues which still confront anyone who wants to think seriously about the ways in which human societies are organized and governed. The work of one of the world's greatest philosophers, it draws on Aristotle's own great knowledge of the political... more...

  • The Epicurus Readerby Epicurus; Brad Inwood; Lloyd P. Gerson

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1994; US$ 9.50

    Contents include:. An Introduction, The ancient biography of Epicurus, The extant letters, Ancient collections of maxims, Doxographical reports, The testimony of Cicero, The testimony of Lucretius, & The polemic of Plutarch. Short fragments and testimonia from known works: From On Nature, From the Puzzles, From On the Goal, From the Symposium, From... more...

  • Menoby Plato; G. M. A. Grube

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1980; US$ 4.95

    About G.M.A Grube's translations of Plato: "Unmistakably superior: more lucid, more accurate, more readable. Above all, they?re lucidly adorned, unpretentious, and in translating Plato that counts a good deal. The prose is, as English prose, persuasive, cogent, and as eloquent as it can be without departing from the text. --William Arrowsmith more...

  • Empire and the Ends of Politicsby Plato; Susan Collins; Devin Stauffer; Thucydides

    Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Co. 2012; US$ 5.95

    This text brings together for the first time two complete key works from classical antiquity on the politics of Athens: Plato's "Menexenus" and the funeral oration by Pericles (from Thucydides' history of the Peloponnesian War). With an introductory essay, notes. more...

  • Nicomachean Ethicsby Aristotle; Joe Sachs

    Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Co. 2012; US$ 16.95

    Focus Philosophical Library's edition of Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics is a lucid and useful translation of one of Aristotle's major works for the student of undergraduate philosophy, as well as for the general reader interested in the major works of western civilization. Focus Philosophical Library books are distinguished by their commitment to... more...

  • Sophistby Plato; Eva Brann; Peter Kalkavage; Eric Salem

    Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Co. 2012; US$ 6.95

    Socrates and others discuss the epistemological and metaphysical puzzles of Parmenides, presenting a new conception of the Theory of Forms, with aims to define the meaning of the Sophist. English translation with notes and introductory essay. more...

  • Deskriptive Psychologieby Franz Brentano; Roderick M Chisholm; Roderick M Chisholm; Wilhelm Baumgartner; Wilhelm Baumgartner

    Felix Meiner Verlag 2013; US$ 46.31

    Den Plan, seine Untersuchungen zur Deskriptiven Psychologie in einem umfassenden Werk zur Darstellung zu bringen, hat Brentano nicht verwirklicht. Neben kleineren Schriften zu diesem Gedankenkreis sind aber die Kollegmanuskripte der 1887 bis 1891 unter wechselnden Titeln gehaltenen Wiener Vorlesungen zur Deskriptiven Psychologie erhalten.   ... more...

  • Aristotle's Ethicsby Aristotle; Jonathan Barnes; Anthony Kenny; Jonathan Barnes; Anthony Kenny

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 22.95

    Aristotle?s moral philosophy is a pillar of Western ethical thought. It bequeathed to the world an emphasis on virtues and vices, happiness as well-being or a life well lived, and rationally motivated action as a mean between extremes. Its influence was felt well beyond antiquity into the Middle Ages, particularly through the writings of St. Thomas... more...

  • Bertrand Russell's The Conquest of Happinessby Tim Phillips

    Infinite Ideas 2010; US$ 8.95

    Bertrand Russell's The Conquest of Happiness is a guide on living a happy life. Although it was of its time it was also ahead of its time. Russell believed that true happiness could only be achieved through thought and effort. A true self help classic before self help even existed. Our interpretation of The Conquest of Happiness illustrates the... more...

  • On Law, Morality, And Politicsby Thomas Aquinas; William P. Baumgarth; Richard J. Regan

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2003; US$ 14.50

    The second edition of Aquinas, On Law, Morality, and Politics retains the selection of texts presented in the first edition but offers them in new translations by Richard J. Regan?including that of his Aquinas, Treatise on Law (Hackett, 2000). A revised Introduction and glossary, an updated select bibliography, and the inclusion of summarizing headnotes... more...