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A companion to Marcus Aurelius, edited by Marcel van Ackeren

Label
A companion to Marcus Aurelius
Title
A companion to Marcus Aurelius
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marcel van Ackeren
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
937/.07092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DG297
LC item number
.C66 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ackeren, Marcel van
Series statement
Blackwell companions to the ancient world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marcus Aurelius
  • Rome
  • Emperors
  • Mark Aurel
Label
A companion to Marcus Aurelius, edited by Marcel van Ackeren
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The study of Marcus Aurelius: introduction / Marcel van Ackeren -- Cassius Dio and the Historia Augusta / Anthony R. Birley -- Archaeological evidence of the Marcomannic Wars of Marcus Aurelius (AD 166-80) / Thomas Fischer -- The Meditations / Matteo Ceporina -- Marcus Aurelius' letters / Pascale Fleury -- Epigraphic records / Péter Kovács -- The political state of the Roman Empire / Werner Eck -- Cultural and intellectual background and development / Leofranc Holford-Strevens -- Early life: family, youth, and education / Anthony R. Birley -- Marcus' life as emperor / Anthony R. Birley -- The relation of politics and philosophy under Marcus Aurelius / Lukas de Blois -- Administration and jurisdiction in Rome and in the provinces / Werner Eck -- Religion in the age of Marcus Aurelius / Mark J. Edwards -- The wars and revolts / Anthony R. Birley -- The Roman Empire after his death / Olivier Hekster -- The column of Marcus Aurelius / Martin Beckmann -- The equestrian statue of Marcus Aurelius / Peter Stewart -- Coins / Susanne Börner -- The portraits: a short introduction / Dietrich Boschung -- The reliefs: representation of Marcus Aurelius' deeds / Dietrich Boschung -- The form and structure of the Meditations / Jean-Baptiste Gourinat -- The style of the Meditations / Angelo Giavatto -- Aspects of orality in (the text of) the Meditations / Michael Erler -- The Meditations as a (philosophical) autobiography / Irmgard Männlein-Robert -- Marcus and previous stoic literature / Christopher Gill -- Marcus Aurelius on physics / David Sedley -- Logic and the Meditations / Angelo Giavatto -- Ethics / Jean-Baptiste Gourinat -- Social ethics and politics / Gretchen Reydams-Schils -- The Meditations and the ancient art of living / John Sellars -- The self in the Meditations / Anthony A. Long -- The reception of the philosopher-king in antiquity and the medieval age / Julia Bruch and Katrin Herrmann -- The sanctification of Marcus Aurelius / Amy Richlin -- Marcus Aurelius and neostoicism in early modern philosophy / Jill Kraye -- Marcus Aurelius in contemporary philosophy / John Sellars
Control code
756377511
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xviii, 560 pages
Isbn
9781405192859
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011040483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)756377511
Label
A companion to Marcus Aurelius, edited by Marcel van Ackeren
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The study of Marcus Aurelius: introduction / Marcel van Ackeren -- Cassius Dio and the Historia Augusta / Anthony R. Birley -- Archaeological evidence of the Marcomannic Wars of Marcus Aurelius (AD 166-80) / Thomas Fischer -- The Meditations / Matteo Ceporina -- Marcus Aurelius' letters / Pascale Fleury -- Epigraphic records / Péter Kovács -- The political state of the Roman Empire / Werner Eck -- Cultural and intellectual background and development / Leofranc Holford-Strevens -- Early life: family, youth, and education / Anthony R. Birley -- Marcus' life as emperor / Anthony R. Birley -- The relation of politics and philosophy under Marcus Aurelius / Lukas de Blois -- Administration and jurisdiction in Rome and in the provinces / Werner Eck -- Religion in the age of Marcus Aurelius / Mark J. Edwards -- The wars and revolts / Anthony R. Birley -- The Roman Empire after his death / Olivier Hekster -- The column of Marcus Aurelius / Martin Beckmann -- The equestrian statue of Marcus Aurelius / Peter Stewart -- Coins / Susanne Börner -- The portraits: a short introduction / Dietrich Boschung -- The reliefs: representation of Marcus Aurelius' deeds / Dietrich Boschung -- The form and structure of the Meditations / Jean-Baptiste Gourinat -- The style of the Meditations / Angelo Giavatto -- Aspects of orality in (the text of) the Meditations / Michael Erler -- The Meditations as a (philosophical) autobiography / Irmgard Männlein-Robert -- Marcus and previous stoic literature / Christopher Gill -- Marcus Aurelius on physics / David Sedley -- Logic and the Meditations / Angelo Giavatto -- Ethics / Jean-Baptiste Gourinat -- Social ethics and politics / Gretchen Reydams-Schils -- The Meditations and the ancient art of living / John Sellars -- The self in the Meditations / Anthony A. Long -- The reception of the philosopher-king in antiquity and the medieval age / Julia Bruch and Katrin Herrmann -- The sanctification of Marcus Aurelius / Amy Richlin -- Marcus Aurelius and neostoicism in early modern philosophy / Jill Kraye -- Marcus Aurelius in contemporary philosophy / John Sellars
Control code
756377511
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xviii, 560 pages
Isbn
9781405192859
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011040483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)756377511

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