Stoic Taoism Modern Lessons from Ancient Philosophies by lawrence M. Vellucci

Discover the captivating blend of ancient Eastern and Western philosophies in "Philosophy in the Modern World." If you're seeking an intense, academic exploration that promises to transform your life, this may not be the book for you. However, if you're interested in a delightful journey through the relevance of these philosophies in today's world, then keep reading.
In this engaging book, the author seamlessly weaves together two profound philosophies that represent the rich cultures of the East and West. But hold on tight! Alongside insightful discussions, you'll also encounter a delightful assortment of movie quotes, classic rock song recommendations, and hilarious anecdotes that will leave you with a positive outlook or, at the very least, a good laugh.
The author, though not an accredited philosopher, brings a wealth of life experiences to the table. With over 40 years of studying and teaching martial arts and a decade of college-level history instruction, they have observed and absorbed wisdom throughout their 64-year journey. Having navigated numerous careers, family life, and personal hardships, they share their valuable insights and lessons learned along the way.