Stuff in the ‘Plato Not Prozac!’ Category

14 October, 2014

THE POWER OF TAO: A Timeless Guide to Happiness and Harmony

For over 2,500 years, Lao Tzu’s philosophy of Tao has helped millions of people to attain and sustain equanimity and happiness.  In his new book, the author of Plato, Not Prozac!, philosopher and City College professor, Lou Marinoff, shows how Tao, or “The Way,” can serve as a potent remedy to stress, anxiety and the daily challenges of living in a constantly changing world.  THE POWER OF TAO illuminates the central teachings of Lao Tzu, applying them to everyday matters facing us all in the areas of health and well-being, love and marriage, creativity and career, personal achievement and purpose.  For more information:

“Opens the way to a new golden age of peace and prosperity.” –Daisaku Ikeda, President, Soka Gokkai International,Tokyo

6 January, 2014

Therapy for the Sane: How Philosophy Can Change Your Life, Lou Marinoff

TherapyForTheSane-BlueMktgImageNow Available in Trade Paperback and E-Book, from the author of PLATO, NOT PROZAC!
Professor Lou Marinoff’s first book, the international bestseller Plato, Not Prozac!, drew on the wisdom of the great philosophers to solve everyday problems, launching a movement that made philosophy useful again. Now, in Therapy for the Sane, he takes the concept to the next level by applying philosophy and its literature to the central questions of modern existence.Dr. Marinoff is a professor and chair of philosophy at the City College of New York. He is the founding president of the American Philosophical Practitioners Association and the author of Plato, Not Prozac, The Middle Way and The Inner Philosopher. He lives in Monroe, New York.
“Lou Marinoff is a fellow pilgrim, always ready to tell the story that hasn’t been told, always ready to take the risks that haven’t been taken. “–Paulo Coelho, author of THE ALCHEMIST
Note:  This book was formerly published under the title:  THE BIG QUESTIONS