Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 01 October 2018

136 Pages | A number of black and white illustrations

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198786665

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Request Examination Copy

Bookseller Code (03)

Stoicism: A Very Short Introduction

Brad Inwood

Very Short Introductions

  • Addresses ancient Stoicism, its enduring legacy, and how the two are connected
  • Situates ancient Stoicism in the context of the rest of ancient philosophy
  • Offers an account of the reception of Stoic thought in the western tradition
  • Considers the place of Stoicism in modern life
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over nine million copies sold worldwide