Jules’ book saved my life’. He reminds us philosophy is not just about analysis. It’s also about the good life.
Jules’ book saved my life’. It’s had a huge influence on contemporary spirituality, and was the incubator for everything from ecstatic dance to Authentic Relating to holotropic breathwork.
Jules Evans writes for publications including The Wall Street Journal and The Times of London, gives popular talks on practical philosophy, and runs the Well-Being Project at Queen Mary, University of London. Start reading Philosophy for Life and Other Dangerous Situations on your Kindle in under a minute. Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App.
About Jules Evans: Jules is policy director at the Centre for the History of the Emotions, at Queen Mary, University of London. His first book, Philosophy for Life and Other Dangerous Situations, looks at how ancient philosophy is used by people today, and how it directly Jules is policy director at the Centre for the History of the Emotions, at Queen Mary, University of London.
Jules Evans is a writer, journalist and blogger who also runs the Centre for the History of Emotions at the University of. .Philosophy for Life has been published in 19 countries and was selected as a Times book of the year 2013.
Jules Evans is a writer, journalist and blogger who also runs the Centre for the History of Emotions at the University of London. He is also the head of the London Philosophy Club, the biggest philosophy club in the world. Key idea 1 of 9. Ancient philosophy and the modern science of happiness use many of the same principles. Ancient wisdom is being revived and integrated into our modern knowledge of psychology. Indeed, much of the modern science of happiness is inspired by Greek and Roman philosophy.
In his engaging book, Jules Evans explains how ancient philosophy saved his life, and how we can all . Jules imagines a dream school, which includes 12 of the greatest and most colourful thinkers the world has ever known.
In his engaging book, Jules Evans explains how ancient philosophy saved his life, and how we can all use it to become happier, wiser and more resilient. Each of these ancient philosophers teaches a technique we can use to transform ourselves and live better lives. These practical techniques are illustrated by the extraordinary stories of real people who are using them today - from marines to magicians, from astronauts to anarchists and from CBT psychologists to soldiers. Each of these ancient philosophers teaches a technique we can use to transform ourselves and live better lives
The best books on Ancient Philosophy for Modern Life. recommended by Jules Evans. For many, ancient philosophy seems to be something which is completely removed from modern life.
The best books on Ancient Philosophy for Modern Life. Philosophy for Life by Jules Evans. The human condition has not changed down the millennia, so it's no surprise that ancient philosophy has much to teach us about how to live our lives, argues Jules Evans. He picks the best books about ancient philosophy in modern life. What first got you interested in the ancient philosophers? I got into philosophy through cognitive therapy.
When philosophy rescued him from an emotional crisis, Jules Evans .
When philosophy rescued him from an emotional crisis, Jules Evans became fascinated by how ideas invented over two thousand years ago can help us today. He interviewed soldiers, psychologists, gangsters, astronauts, and anarchists and discovered the ways that people are using philosophy now to build better lives. This book is an invitation to a dream school with a rowdy faculty that includes twelve of the greatest philosophers from the ancient world, sharing their lessons on happiness, resilience, and much more. Lively and inspiring, this is philosophy for the street, for the workplace, for the battlefield, for love, for life. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.