Virtue and Happiness: Essays in Honour of Julia Annas by Rachana Kamtekar

Virtue and Happiness: Essays in Honour of Julia Annas

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Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy is a volume of original articles on all aspects of ancient philosophy. The articles may be of substantial length, and include critical notices of major books. OSAP is now published twice yearly, in both hardback and paperback. This special volume of Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy presents sixteen specially written essays on virtue and happiness, and the treatment of these topics by thinkers from the fifth century BC to the third century AD. It is published in honour of Julia Annas (University of Arizona) - one ofthe leading scholars in the field.

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Rachana Kamtekar is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Arizona.
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Title:Virtue and Happiness: Essays in Honour of Julia AnnasFormat:PaperbackDimensions:360 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.03 inPublished:December 1, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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1. Rachana Kamtekar: Introduction2. Mark McPherran: Socrates' Refutation of Gorgias: Gorgias 447c-461b3. Jonathan Barnes: Justice Writ Large4. Nicholas D. Smith: Plato on the Power of Ignorance5. C. C. W. Taylor: The Role of Women in Plato's Republic6. Paul Woodruff: Justice as a Virtue of the Soul7. Malcolm Schofield: Injury, Injustice, and the Involuntary in the Laws8. Daniel C. Russell: Aristotle's Large-Scale Virtues9. Richard Bett: Did the Stoics Invent Human Rights?10. Rosalind Hursthouse: Excessiveness and Our Natural Development11. Anna Maria Ioppolo: Chrysippus and the Action Theory of Aristo of Chios12. Brad Inwood: How Unified is Stoicism Anyway?13. A. A. Long: Plotinus, Ennead 1.4 as Critique of Earlier Eudaimonism14. Paul Bloomfield: Eudaimonia and Practical Rationality15. Mark LeBar and Nathaniel Goldberg: Psychological Eudaimonism and Interpretation in Greek Ethics16. Scott LaBarge: How (and Maybe Why) to Grieve like an Ancient Philosopher

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"The serial Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy (OSAP) is fairly regarded as the leading venue for publication in ancient philosophy. It is where one looks to find the state-of-the-art. That the serial, which presents itself more as an anthology than as a journal, has traditionally allowedspace for lengthier studies, has tended only to add to its prestige; it is as if OSAP thus declares that, since it allows as much space as the merits of the subject require, it can be more entirely devoted to the best and most serious scholarship." --Michael Pakaluk, Bryn Mawr Classical Review