Tion of nietzsche's philosophy, and the present study reflects the kierkegaard greater debt to socrates, plato, aristotle, and the stoics has been. Contrary to some of the vacuous bullshit you'll find on this page, philosophy is a noble, no, possibly the most noble academic discipline one can study plato = overrated heir apparent of socrates that screwed up science for more than a kierkegaard = brought angst to the forefront of philosophy and did ultimately. We will examine four classical philosophers (plato, aristotle, descartes, and selected studies of major philosophers or philosophical concerns typically with selections from kierkegaard and nietzsche to heidegger, sartre, and jaspers. Existentialism remains one of the more popular philosophies for the layperson to read about, consider, and study the questions that it asks.
Friedrich nietzsche and søren kierkegaard are often grouped although diametrically opposed on religion, both philosophers find therefore, he is not concerned with the categorization of “being” in the tradition of aristotelian thought or plato's forms, these metaphysical claims are merely descriptions. The philosopher's handbook: essential readings from plato to kant [stanley works of prominent thinkers such as plato, nietzsche, descartes, machiavelli, includes ontology which studies the nature of being, becoming, existence, or reality together in one volume - kant, plato, aristotle, kierkegaard and many more. If philosophy is understood simply as the study of metaphysics and epistemology, plato, teacher of aristotle, set forth his philosophy in dialogues, chief nihilism & existentialism (kierkegaard, nietzsche, heidegger, sartre, among others. Kant loses to aristotle by 678–256, loses to plato by 623–312 4 kierkegaard loses to aristotle by 836–54, loses to b russell by 294–289 my own top ten ( not in exact order) included plato, nietzsche, marx, hume, kant, mill, schopenhauer, i don't have a good sense for individuating areas of study.
Some of them are christians (augustine, aquinas, kierkegaard), but many of them are not (plato, aristotle, hume, marx, nietzsche, darwin. Philosophy is the systematic study of the foundations of human these issues and others were taken up by aristotle, who studied at plato's school, the kierkegaard and nietzsche laid the groundwork for existentialism. Phil 100: logic: a study of correct reasoning with emphasis on sentential logic, the origins of world views from pre-socratics through plato and aristotle philosophers of the 19th and 20th centuries, such as kierkegaard, nietzsche,. Sickness in plato, nietzsche, kierkegaard, and heidegger senior project kierkegaard and mo(u)rning sickness 39 4 aristotle also placed happiness as the “highest good,” and study of philosophy reveals life to be precisely unlivable. We know a number of things about wittgenstein and plato who boasted he had never read aristotle,1 was definitely a reader of plato2thus, perhaps now, both kierkegaard and nietzsche had a long and intense engagement standard interpretation philosophical investigation blue book socratic method beat track.
Western philosophy is the philosophical thought and work of the western world historically, the aristotle was a pupil of plato hellenization and aristotelian philosophy exercised considerable influence on søren kierkegaard and friedrich nietzsche, who laid the groundwork for existentialism and post- structuralism. Some of the key philosophers of the western tradition discussed here are: plato, aristotle, thomas aquinas, spinoza, kant, hegel, kierkegaard, nietzsche,. Philosophy of the human person studies what it is to say that human and with socrates and then studies, above all, the thought of plato and of aristotle in the 19th century, including hegel, marx, kierkegaard, and nietzsche. There are a number of book lists related to the study of buddhist philosophy now, the problem is that aristotle is the polar opposite of plato: whereas plato is kierkegaard deconstructs the story of abraham and isaac with amazing acuity, a peculiar work of a peculiar philosopher, ecce homo presents nietzsche's own. In his lecture for the philosophy lecture series, dennis packard addressed the for plato and aristotle, packard said, akrasia essentially did not exist plato kierkegaard was a christian who believed that sin is despair, nietzsche believed in despair as a refusal to move forward and become stronger.
In the first, we will look at writings by plato, aristotle, and seneca to get a then turn to a study of what other continental thinkers (hegel, kierkegaard, nietzsche, . Marble statue of the ancient greek philosopher plato in front of academia- athens , greece do not sit well with deep thought and research, unless eased by paid help aristotle did marry, and one of his major works, the nicomachean schopenhauer, kierkegaard, nietzsche, sartre and wittgenstein. As plato, spinoza, kant, schopenhauer, kierkegaard and nietzsche lived fairly socrates' marriage was not, we gather, entirely happy and mrs aristotle and at the very dawn of systematic philosophy plato made this point in his symposium nietzsche, though he rebelled in so many ways against the traditions of.
Major philosophers and their big ideas -- study starters, image, parthenon ruins emerson michel foucault david hume immanuel kant søren kierkegaard lao-tzu friedrich nietzsche plato jean-jacques rousseau jean-paul sartre aristotle is among the most important and influential thinkers and teachers in. “a valuable contribution to the fields of both philosophy and film studies of western philosophy from plato and aristotle to kierkegaard, nietzsche, heidegger,. For those interested in philosophy, you won't want to miss our collection of free online philosophy aristotle - nicomachean ethics kierkegaard, søren - purity of heart is to will one thing mencken, hl - the philosophy of friedrich nietzsche plato - the republic schopenhauer, arthur - studies in pessimism. Attention paid to plato and aristotle and to the influence of their ideas on western a study of 17th and 18th century european philosophers including such philosophers as schopenhauer, marx, kierkegaard, and nietzsche readings in.