La forza dell'abitudine: sviluppo di un concetto tra medicina e filosofia da Cicerone a Seneca.

Translated title of the contribution: [Autom. eng. transl.] The power of habit: development of a concept between medicine and philosophy from Cicero to Seneca.

Giuseppe Bocchi

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Abstract

The strength of custom is an idea whose deep meaning, both in Cicero and in Seneca, is rooted not only in Stoic philosophy, but also in Stoic medicine. Bad customs can often be the first step of actual moral diseases.
Translated title of the contribution[Autom. eng. transl.] The power of habit: development of a concept between medicine and philosophy from Cicero to Seneca.
Original languageItalian
Title of host publicationStudi su Seneca e Properzio
Pages9-27
Number of pages19
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Seneca, Cicerone, abitudine, medicina, filosofia

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