Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019
King's

Philosophy 4098F/G

ADVANCED SEMINAR ON MARCUS AURELIUS' MEDITATIONS


A close reading and critical discussion of the Stoic emperor's work. Topics include his cognitivist theory of emotions, his urge to live the present moment in the fullest, the tension between determinism and freedom. How can Marcus' unique solutions positively influence both our everyday life and the therapy of emotions?

Prerequisite(s): Philosophy 2200F/G or Philosophy 2205W/X, or by permission of the Department.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY B i  
Subject Code: PHILOSOP