• 25 November 2004

    Seminar Series 1 Lecture 1 - Prof Anthony Grayling

    Location: Glasgow

    Anthony Grayling, Professor of Philosophy, Birkbeck College: 'Imagine the Perfect Polis: Creating Health in the City

    Key ideas:

    • Eudemonia - the state of well-being and well-doing usually (although inadequately) translated as 'happiness'.
    • There is such thing as 'the good life'.
    • Each individual and each community has an ethos.
    • 'Civic conversation' and how it might be developed

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