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A disciple of Plato

Alligood Beach

A disciple of Plato

by Alligood Beach

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Published by Roberts publishing co. in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, Conn. : Research Publications, 1977. on 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (American fiction IV, 1901-1905 ; reel 16, no. 163).

SeriesAmerican fiction IV, 1901-1905 -- reel 16, no. 163.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination353 p.
Number of Pages353
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17501909M
OCLC/WorldCa24834839

The Symposium (Ancient Greek: Συμπόσιον, Sympósion [sympósi̯on]) is a philosophical text by Plato dated c. – BC. It depicts a friendly contest of extemporaneous speeches given by a group of notable men attending a banquet. The men include the philosopher Socrates, the general and political figure Alcibiades, and the comic playwright Aristophanes. The speeches are to be. Overall Impression: Plato is one of the few philosophers who also writes good literature. His best dialogues are a pleasure to read--some can be tedious. (I have made summaries of the dialogs which I enjoyed the most.) Notes per the Princeton University book and various Web sources. Socrates lived from to in Athens.

Plato was a classical Greek philosopher &mathematician who was one of the founders of Western philosophy. This biography profiles his childhood, life, works, achievements, ideas, contributions and some interesting facts. Plato was an ancient Greek philosopher who played an important role in the development of Western philosophy.   MA Program in Integrated Studies Athabasca University Athabasca, Alberta T9S 3A3 Canada [email protected] After years the Republic continues to generate intense scholarly and hermeneutical debate. It is one of Plato’s longest works and clearly one of the most important for an understanding of his thought. Richard Kraus explains its centrality, by reason that in.

Define disciple. disciple synonyms, disciple pronunciation, disciple translation, English dictionary definition of disciple. and the recollection of his very words may have rung in the ears of his disciple. The Apology of Plato may be compared generally with those speeches of Thucydides in which he has embodied his conception of the lofty.   By: Plato (/ BC - / BC) Plato's Phaedo is one of the great dialogues of his middle period, along with the Republic and the Symposium. The Phaedo, which depicts the death of Socrates, is also Plato's seventh and last dialogue to detail the philosopher's final days (the first six being Theaetetus, Euthyphro, Sophist, Statesman, Apology, and Crito).5/5(1).


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Speusippus, (died / bc), Greek philosopher who became head, or scholarch, of the Greek Academy after the death in bc of Plato, who had founded it in A nephew and disciple of Plato, Speusippus accompanied him on his journey to Sicily in He was also a partisan in his uncle’s relations with political rulers, including Dionysius II of Syracuse.

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King's University Access from Gale. Glaucon is the name of one of Plato's older brother and, in The Republic, remains Socrates' closest and most loyal disciple.

Throughout the dialogue, he never leaves his master's side. In Book II, after the confrontation with Thrasymachus, Glaucon agrees for the sake of argument to oppose Socrates. The Harvard Classics, Volume 2: The Apology, Phaedo and Crito of Plato, the Golden sayings of Epictetus, the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius.

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Plato specialized in math and science and it is said he helped lay the. Socrates, who is attended by his inseparable disciple, Chaerephon, meets Callicles in the streets of Athens. He is informed that he has just missed an exhibition of Gorgias, which he regrets, because he was desirous, not of hearing Gorgias display his rhetoric, but of.

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Republic, Book 1 Gorgias Meno Euthydemus Hippias I and II Cratylas Symposium Phaedo Republic, Books Timaeus Laws As has already been pointed out, Plato uses Socrates as the main interlocutor in his dialogues.

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Plato lectured extensively at the Academy, and wrote on many philosophical issues. The most important writings of Plato are his dialogues.

Plato's Laws and Epinomis. According to Diogenes Laërtius, Philip of Opus was a disciple of Plato, who was responsible for transcribing Plato's Laws into twelve books, and writing the thirteenth book (the Epinomis) himself. Some say that Philip the Opuntian transcribed his [Plato's] work, Laws, which was written in wax [wooden tablets coated with wax].

In B.C.E., Plato was invited by Dion, a friend and disciple, to be the personal tutor of his nephew, Dionysius II, the new ruler of Syracuse (Sicily).

Dion believed that Dionysius showed. GREEK PHILOSOPHY - II. RATIONALISM § 12 - The Disciples of Plato. The disciples of Plato were numerous.(1) But the difficulties that have just been pointed out in Plato's doctrines made it impossible that any of them, even Aristotle, should be complete followers of Plato.In this Plato book he describes how the ideal constitution might decay into a regime focused on honour — like Sparta was at the time — or into an oligarchy, or a democracy, or a tyranny.

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