Following Nature

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From the course by University of Pennsylvania
Ancient Philosophy: Aristotle and His Successors
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University of Pennsylvania

Ancient Philosophy: Aristotle and His Successors

327 ratings
From the lesson
Stoicism
A providential god is at work in every detail of the cosmos, where everything happens by fate. Our goal in life is to accommodate ourselves to this divine nature by giving up our concern for (but not our pursuit of) worldly objectives.

Meet the Instructors

  • Susan Sauvé Meyer
    Susan Sauvé Meyer
    Professor
    Department of Philosophy