Acquired an overview of the history of political thought, from ancient Greece until the present; 2. Become familiar with major political theorists from that history, such as Plato, Augustine, Hobbes, Rousseau, and Marx; 3. Become familiar with some of the major concepts that appear in political theory, such as liberalism and social contract; 4. Developed skills at analyzing and critiquing political arguments; and 5.
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After a rich Introduction by editors Shadi Bartsch and Alessandro Schiesaro, the book numbers 23 chapters distributed in four sections plus, of course, bibliography and index. In chap. Berno also comments on the literary aspects of the Naturales Quaestiones and its connections with other Senecan texts. Finally, in chap.
Peter starts to explore the Roman Stoics, beginning with Seneca and the Stoic attitude towards the emotions. Themes: Emotion and sentiment Ethics. Cooper and J. Great episode!