Plato 1: Metaphysics and Epistemology by Gail FinePlato 1: Metaphysics and Epistemology by Gail Fine

Plato 1: Metaphysics and Epistemology

EditorGail Fine

Paperback | October 14, 1999

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The aim of the series is to bring together important recent writing in major areas of philosophical inquiry, selected from a variety of sources. The editor of each volume contributes an introductory essay on the items chosen and on the questions with which they deal. A selective bibliographyis appended as a guide to further reading.
Gail Fine is Professor of Philosophy at Cornell University. She is author of On Ideas: Aristotle's Criticism of Plato's Theory of Forms (1993), and co-editor of Aristotle: Selections (1995) and Aristotle: Introductory Readings (1996).
Title:Plato 1: Metaphysics and EpistemologyFormat:PaperbackPublished:October 14, 1999Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198752067

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Table of Contents

Introduction1. Gregory Vlastos: The Socratic Elenchus2. Gregory Vlastos: Socrates' Disavowal of Knowledge3. Dominic Scott: Platonic Recollection4. J. L. Ackrill: Language and Reality in Plato's Cratylus5. T. H. Irwin: The Theory of Forms6. Alexander Nehamas: Plato on the Imperfection of the Sensible World7. Daniel T. Devereux: Separation and Immanence in Plato's Theory of Forms8. Gail Fine: Knowledge and Belief in Republic V-VII9. Gerasimos Santas: The Form of Good in Plato's Republic10. S. M. Cohen: The Logic of the Third Man11. G. E. L. Owen: Notes on Ryle's Plato12. M. F. Burnyeat: Knowledge is Perception13. John M. Cooper: Plato on Sense-Perception and Knowledge (Theaetetus 184-186)14. Michael Frede: Observations on Perception in Plato's Later Dialogues15. John McDowell: Identity Mistakes: Plato and the Logical Atomists16. Steven K. Strange: The Double Explanation in the Timaeus17. G. E. L. Owen: Plato on Not-Being18. Lesley Brown: Being in the Sophist: A Syntactical EnquiryNotes on the Contributors; Selected Bibliography; Index of Names