TITLE

Virtue, praise and success: Stoic reponses to Aristotle

AUTHOR(S)
Irwin, T.H.
PUB. DATE
January 1990
SOURCE
Monist;Jan90, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discusses the attitudes and beliefs of ancient critics who have often argued that the Stoic moralists really have no substantive agreement with Aristotle concerning virtue, praise and success. How the sceptic Carneades viewed the Stoics; Stoic beliefs about virtue, happiness, good and evil; Flaws in Aristotle's position concerning happiness, good and evil; Relationship between virtue and virtuous actions to external conditions.
ACCESSION #
9611152808

 

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