The Republic

[Plato] ↠ The Republic ↠ Read Online eBook or Kindle ePUB. The Republic In it, Socrates along with various Athenians and foreigners discuss the meaning of justice and examine whether or not the just man is happier than the unjust man by considering a series of different cities coming into existence in speech, culminating in a city called Kallipolis, which is ruled by philosopher-kings; and by examining the nature of existing regimes. The dramatic date of the dialogue has been much debated and though it might have taken place some time during the Peloponnesian War,

The Republic

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Rating : 4.19 (778 Votes)
Asin : 1503379981
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 206 Pages
Publish Date : 2013-02-25
Language : English

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In addition to writing philosophical dialogues used to teach logic, ethics, rhetoric, religion, and mathematics as well as philosophy he founded Athens' Academy, the Western world's first institution of higher learning. . About the Author Plato ranks among the most familiar ancient philosophers, along with his teacher, Socrates, and his student, Aristotle

In it, Socrates along with various Athenians and foreigners discuss the meaning of justice and examine whether or not the just man is happier than the unjust man by considering a series of different cities coming into existence "in speech", culminating in a city called Kallipolis, which is ruled by philosopher-kings; and by examining the nature of existing regimes. The dramatic date of the dialogue has been much debated and though it might have taken place some time during the Peloponnesian War, "there would be jarring anachronisms if any of the candidate specific dates between 432 and 404 were assigned". The participants also discuss the theory of forms, the immortality of the soul, and the roles of the philosopher and of poetry in society.. It is Plato's best-known work and has proven to be one of the most intellectually and historically influential works of philosoph

. Plato ranks among the most familiar ancient philosophers, along with his teacher, Socrates, and his student, Aristotle. In addition to writing philosophical dialogues used to teach logic, ethics, rhetoric, religion, and mathematics as well as philosophy he founded Athens' Academy, the Western world's first institution of higher learning

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