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  • The Trial and Death of Socratesby G. M. A. Grube; John M. Cooper

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2010; US$ 5.25

    The third edition of The Trial and Death of Socrates presents G. M. A. Grube?s distinguished translations, as revised by John Cooper for Plato, Complete Works. A number of new or expanded footnotes are also included along with a Select Bibliography. more...

  • Five Dialoguesby G. M. A. Grube

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2009; US$ 6.95

    The second edition of Five Dialogues presents G. M. A. Grube?s distinguished translations, as revised by John Cooper for Plato, Complete Works. A number of new or expanded footnotes are also included along with an updated bibliography. more...

  • Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophyby S. Marc Cohen; Patricia Curd; C. D. C. Reeve

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2011; US$ 41.95

    Soon after its publication, Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophy was hailed as the favorite to become "the 'standard' text for survey courses in ancient philosophy. Nothing on the market touches it for comprehensiveness, accuracy, and readability."* Fifteen years on, that prediction has been borne out, and the volume's preeminence... more...

  • A Guide to the Good Lifeby William B Irvine

    Oxford University Press, USA 2008; US$ 18.99

    Introduction. Part One: The Rise of Stoicism. The Birth of Philosophy. The First Stoics. The Roman Stoics. Part Two: Stoic Psychological Techniques. Negative Visualization: What's the Worst That Can Happen?. The Dichotomy of Control: On Becoming Invincible. Fatalism: Letting Go of the Past . . . and the Present. Self-Denial: On Dealing with the... more...

  • Philosophy in the Tragic Age of the Greeksby Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche; Marianne Cowan

    Regnery Publishing 2012; US$ 10.95

    For Nietzsche the Age of Greek Tragedy was indeed a tragic age. He saw in it the rise and climax of values so dear to him that their subsequent drop into catastrophe (in the persons of Socrates?Plato) was as clearly Foreshadowed as though these were events taking place in the theater. And so in this work, unpublished in his own day but written at... more...

  • Descartes: Meditations on First Philosophyby René Descartes; John Cottingham; Bernard Williams

    Cambridge University Press 1996; US$ 17.00

    New edition of the Meditations with introductions by John Cottingham and Bernard Williams. more...

  • Symposiumby Paul Woodruff; Alexander Nehamas

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1989; US$ 8.95

    "A model of the kind of text one needs for lecture courses: the translation is extremely readable and made even more accessible by intelligent printing decisions (on dividing the text, spacing for clarification, etc.); the notes are kept to a minimum but appear when they are really needed for comprehension and are truly informative. And the introduction... more...

  • The Handbook (The Encheiridion)by Epictetus; Nicholas P. White

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1983; US$ 5.50

    The Handbook , or The Encheiridion , by Epictetus (c. A.D. 50-130) is a collection of extracts from his four books of Discourses complied by Flavius Arrianus. Included in this annotated translation by Nicholas. P. White is an Introduction referencing Epictetus? life and thought along with a general understanding of Stoic philosophy as a movement and... more...

  • Gorgiasby Donald J. Zeyl

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1986; US$ 7.95

    ?This is an excellent translation. It achieves a very high standard of accuracy and readability, two goals very difficult to attain in combination when it comes to such a master of prose and philosophical argument as Plato. Because of this the book is suitable for courses at all levels in philosophy, from introductory courses on Plato, or problems... more...

  • A Presocratics Readerby Patricia Curd; Richard D. McKirahan

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2011; US$ 12.50

    Building on the virtues that made the first edition of A Presocratics Reader the most widely used sourcebook for the study of the Presocratics and Sophists, the second edition offers even more value and a wider selection of fragments from these philosophical predecessors and contemporaries of Socrates. With revised introductions, annotations, suggestions... more...