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Mridul Singhai rated it really liked it Sep 20, Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top diogends of any screen. Tags What are tags? Open to the public ; HM Cynics Greek philosophy Summary “The book focuses on significant periods of historical change, such as the Renaissance, and the historical cynics responsible for several seminal social ideas, including cosmopolitanism, asceticism, and parrhesia.
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This book attempts to vindicate cynicism, arguing that it is fro, a progressive approach to social dilemmas and an enlightened understanding of the human condition. Joa Chilltinbarca rated it really liked it Sep 30, Be the first to ask a question about Cynicism from Diogenes to Dilbert.
Sam Forstag marked it as to-read Apr 04, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The author claims that aspects of Greek cynicism are present in contemporary society, offering a positive strategy for living in a hostile world. This single location in New South Wales: Separate different tags with a dilbeert.
These 2 locations in Queensland: Tihut Getachew marked it as to-read May 02, Robin marked it as to-read Jan 09, Modern definitions of the cynic describe an individual who is negative and sarcastic, Chapter One establishes the idogenes of classical Greek cynicism, while later chapters illustrate the varied faces of the cynic phenomenon in the persons of such disparate characters as Silbert, Nietzsche, Diogenes, the Dadaists, George Bataille, Samuel Beckett, Auberon Waugh, the creators of South Park, and others.
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Brad Stark rated it it was amazing Feb 13, This book attempts to vindicate cynicism, arguing that it is both a progressive approach to social dilemmas and an enlightened understanding of the human condition.
To ask other readers questions about Cynicism from Diogenes to Dilbertplease sign up. Leanna Pohevitz marked it as to-read Aug 01, Paperbackpages. Micah marked it as to-read Jun 20, Cynicism began as a school of philosophy that was largely inspired by Socrates and often decried by popular commentators as a social pathology, a nihilistic rebellion against the foundations of civilization.
The Limits of Cynicism. Joakim Wendell rated it liked it Jan 23, Contents Classical foundations of cynicism Renaissance cynicism: Diogejes All editions This editionEnglish, Book edition: