Society Philosophy Philosophers A Aristippus of Cyrene
4
Aristippus (Aristippos) of Cyrene, c. 435 BC - c. 356 BC. Associate of Socrates, who founded the Cyrenaic school of philosophy. The first known philosopher to espouse the ethical doctrine of hedonism, or seeking pleasure.

Related categories 3

Aristippus
Article from the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy on this founder of the Cyrenaic school, by Tim O'Keefe.
Aristippus of Cyrene
Notes from a philosophy class session focusing on this ancient hedonist.
Diogenes Laertius Lives of the Philosophers: Aristippus
C.D. Yonge's translation of this collection of ancient anecdotes.
Great Books: Aristippus
Intellectual profile from Malaspina.

Other languages 2

[Mozilla Letter A]
Last update:
April 9, 2014 at 10:46:52 UTC
Society
Sports
All Languages
Arts
Business
Computers
Games
Health
Home
News
Recreation
Reference
Regional
Science
Shopping