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|June 26, 2007

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Plato's The Republic is widely acknowledged as the cornerstone of Western philosophy. Presented in the form of a dialogue between Socrates and three different interlocutors, it is an inquiry into the notion of a perfect community and the ideal individual within…
Philosophy 101: From Plato And Socrates To Ethics And Metaphysics, An Essential Primer On The…

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Discover the world's greatest thinkers and their groundbreaking notions! Too often, textbooks turn the noteworthy theories, principles, and figures of philosophy into tedious discourse that even Plato would reject. Philosophy 101 cuts out the boring details and…
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|June 1, 1960

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A compilation of the essential works of Plato in  one paperback volume: The Republic, The  Symposium, Parmenides, Euthyphro, Apology,  Crito , and Phaedo .
The Last Days Of Socrates
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|April 29, 2003

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The trial and death of Socrates (469-399 BCE) have almost as central a place in Western consciousness as the trial and death of Jesus. In four superb dialogues, Plato provides the classic account. Euthyphro finds Socrates outside the court-house, debating…
The Symposium
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|April 29, 2003

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A fascinating discussion on sex, gender, and human instincts, as relevant today as ever In the course of a lively drinking party, a group of Athenian intellectuals exchange views on eros, or desire. From their conversation emerges a series of subtle reflections…
Plato, The Completed Works
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|October 17, 2015

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Translation by Benjamin Jowett, the text includes Plato's undisputed works. This edition is designed for admirers of Plato as a collectable homage, so is stripped of commentary, footnotes and endnotes.
Plato And A Platypus Walk Into A Bar . . .: Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes

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This New York Times bestseller is the hilarious philosophy course everyone wishes they’d had in school. Outrageously funny, Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar ... has been a breakout bestseller ever since authors—and born vaudevillians—Thomas…
Phaedrus
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|December 27, 2005

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Phaedrus is widely recognized as one of Plato's most profound and beautiful works. It takes the form of a dialogue between Socrates and Phaedrus and its ostensible subject is love, especially homoerotic love. This new translation is accompanied by an…
Symposium
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|August 15, 2008

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In his celebrated masterpiece, Symposium, Plato imagines a high-society dinner-party in Athens in 416 BC at which the guests include the comic poet Aristophanes and, of course, Plato's mentor Socrates. The power, humour, and pathos of Plato's creation engages…
Proclus' Commentary On Plato's Parmenides
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|October 10, 2017

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This is the first English translation of Proclus' commentary on Plato's Parmenides . Glenn Morrow's death occurred while he was less than halfway through the translation, which was completed by John Dillon. A major work of the great Neoplatonist philosopher,…
Theaetetus
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|March 13, 2014

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"What exactly is knowledge?" The Theaetetus is a seminal text in the philosophy of knowledge, and is acknowledged as one of Plato's finest works. Cast as a conversation between Socrates and a clever but modest student, Theaetetus, it explores one of the key…
World Classics Library: Plato: The Republic, Charmides, Meno, Gorgias, Parmenides, Symposium…

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"The European philosophical tradition ... consists of a series of footnotes to Plato." - Alfred North Whitehead Plato's ideas on morality, reason, justice, and religion have laid the foundations of Western philosophy. This beautiful jacketed hardback collects…
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