Discovery Projects - Grant ID: DP140101981 [ 2014 - 2016 ]

Research Grant

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Researchers Dr Michael Ure; Prof Keith Ansell-Pearson; Dr Matthew Sharpe;

Brief description The core aim of this project is to examine modern re-inventions of the classical ideal of philosophy as a way of life. It will investigate the reanimation of this idea in post-Kantian philosophy, including well-known figures such as Nietzsche but also neglected figures such as Jean-Marie Guyau. The research will be highly significant in providing the first sustained study of how 19th and 20th century European philosophy transformed ancient philosophical schools, such as Epicureanism and Stoicism.

Funding Amount 147945

Funding Scheme Discovery Projects

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