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Unformatted text preview: 2. Meant to do that! Is it possible that Stoicism isnt so much about accepting the will of god (the divine order of things), but trying to take the perspective of the divine orderer, and so become like a god? A. To be like a god and identification with the aggressor 3. Friedrich Nietzsche and amor fati versus Thedor Adornos comment that amor fati is ignominious adoption to ones prison. A. Stockholm syndrome 4. Becoming ones own jailer. In a single phrase (the stoic man or woman) is on guard against himself as an enemy lying in wait. (chapter 48) Is this a good way to live? 5. The Rebirth of Stoicism, from the web by William Stephens. Discusses the role of stoicism in Tom Wolfes novel, A Man in Full ....
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2008 for the course GVPT 241 taught by Professor Alford during the Spring '08 term at Maryland.
- Spring '08