Yahoo Web Search

Search results

  1. Sep 11, 2021 · Of the Greek authors who at the Renaissance brought a new life into the world Plato has had the greatest influence. The Republic of Plato is also the first treatise upon education, of which the writings of Milton and Locke, Rousseau, Jean Paul, and Goethe are the legitimate descendants.

  2. section: [ 484a ] Socrates. “So now, Glaucon,” I said, “our argument after winding 1 a long 2 and weary way has at last made clear to us who are the philosophers or lovers of wisdom and who are not.” “Yes,” he said, “a shorter way is perhaps not feasible.” “Apparently not,” I said. “I, at any rate, think that the matter ...

  3. I 1 went down yesterday to the Peiraeus 2 with Glaucon, the son of Ariston, to pay my devotions 3 to the Goddess, 4 and also because I wished to see how they would conduct the festival since this was its inauguration. 5 I thought the procession of the citizens very fine, but it was no better than the show, made by the marching of the Thracian ...

  4. vii. 154. fanciful is the attempt of some scholars to distinguish the Callipolis as a separate section of the Republic, or to take it as the title of the Republic. 153 Plato briefly anticipates much modern literature on the value of the study of mathematics. Cf. on 526 B, p. 166, note a.

  5. About Plato's Republic. Overview. The Republic is arguably the most popular and most widely taught of Plato's writings. Although it contains its dramatic moments and it employs certain literary devices, it is not a play, a novel, a story; it is not, in a strict sense, an essay.

  6. May 5, 2024 · Plato. Born: 428/427 bce, Athens, Greece. Died: 348/347, Athens. Founder: Academy. Notable Works: “Apology” “Charmides” “Cratylus” “Critias” “Crito” “Epigrams” “Euthydemus” “Euthyphro” “Gorgias” “Hippias Major” “Hippias Minor” “Ion” “Laches” “Laws” “Letters” “Lysis” “Menexenus”

  7. › wiki › PlatoPlato - Wikipedia

    Plato ( / ˈpleɪtoʊ / PLAY-toe; [1] Greek: Πλάτων), born Aristocles (Ἀριστοκλῆς; c. 427 – 348 BC), was an ancient Greek philosopher of the Classical period who is considered a foundational thinker in Western philosophy and an innovator of the written dialogue and dialectic forms.

  1. People also search for