CLAS 196/PHIL 196
Stoicism
Prof. Bailly

An Overview of Stoic Ethics

First, a few simple concepts:
Now for the outline of Stoic ethics promised
Our challenge in the course is to be able to formulate explanations of these doctrines and why reasonable people might want to accept them.

To do so, we will go through many topics that seem far-removed from these ethical doctrines.