New Facebook Stoicism group for discussion of Stoic philosophy. Open for anyone to join.
Marcus Aurelius refers five times to the Stoic technical concept of action “with a reserve clause” and this article summarises those passages.
Draft version of a Stoic Attitudes Questionnaire under development for future research on Stoicism.
This article attempts to ask whether “cognitive distance” or “disputation” is more important to Stoic therapy, and to explore the concept of psychological distance in relation to Stoicism.
Roundup of recent posts from this blog, for January 2013.
Some musings on Stoic Ethics and the nature of the good, as defined by them.
Article providing an introduction to Cicero’s famous Dream of Scipio, which has been compared to Platonic and Stoic contemplative exercises.
Downloadable audio recording of ancient philosophical meditation exercise called “The View from Above” by modern scholars.
Roundup of Recent Posts January 2013
Some quotes from the Earl of Shaftesbury’s Philosophical Regimen, in which he describes a Stoic contemplative exercise.