The Plato Reader

The Plato Reader

eBook - 1996
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A collection of 46 key readings from the works of Plato in a completely new translation by Chappel (philosophy, U. of East Anglia). These are thematically arranged under seven headings: the death of Socrates; the search for a Socratic ethics; justice and pleasure; God and the soul; knowledge and the forms; and Plato on writing philosophy. Distributed in the U.S. by Columbia University Press. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Oxford University Press
Forty-six key passages from Plato in an entirely new, modern translation. Arranged thematically, the main themes and contexts of the selections are introduced, while notes and cross-references aid reading of the individual passages.

Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©1996
ISBN: 9780585060804
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xi, 307 pages)
Additional Contributors: Chappell, T. D. J. (Timothy D. J.)


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