《A Short History of Western Philosophy》
【Recommended Reason】This book is one of Bertrand Russell's representative works, which describes the development of western philosophy from the beginning of ancient Greek philosophy to the early 20th century.This book introduces various schools of philosophy , their representative philosophers and the development of Western philosophy.
【Recommended Reason】This book written by Aurelius as the Emperor of the Roman Empire.The constant wars and frequent disasters prompted Aurelius to think about wealth and fame, social responsibility, moral cultivation, existence and death, and many other issues.It is of great value to the improvement of personal cultivation, the promotion of social harmony and the inheritance of excellent human culture, and can cause people to think.
【Recommended Reason】This book is a dialogical work of philosophy by Plato, the ancient Greek philosopher .This book mainly discusses the construction, governance and justice of the state management.As Plato's representative work, this book involves politics, education, ethics, philosophy and other fields,which almost represents the entire Greek culture.
《Emerson Statement about Life》
【Recommended Reason】Emerson expressed his views on self, man and nature in his book. In his opinion , the spiritual law of man is to believe in his own mind, "there is nothing sacred except the perfection of his own mind." For human friendship, "we must be our own before we can be someone else's ". Love, on the other hand, comes from the heart and eventually returns to the heart. "We need not fear to lose love because of the progress of the soul. The soul is always trustworthy."Human intelligence, however, is the ability to observe, to think, and to experience in one's own way, not confined to dogma.
【Recommended Reason】This book is a novel about the history of Western philosophy created by Jostein Gaarder, a Norwegian writer. It reveals the development process of the history of Western philosophy through the teaching of philosophy knowledge by a philosophy tutor to a girl named Sophie.This book is regarded as one of the 100 classic works of the 20th century.