• Philosophy of consolation : the Epicurean tetrapharmakos 

      Bjarnason, Paul E. (Paul Elwin) (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Epicureanism, one of several major Hellenistic philosophical schools, complemented its materialist, non-teleological ontology with a set of spiritual exercises (askesis) intended to prepare its disciples ...