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Plato - Phaedrus: Plato, ebook

Phaedrus: Plato

Plato

16,50€

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…

Mintz, Avi I. - Plato, ebook

Plato

Mintz, Avi I.

58,65€

The Socratic Method: Plato’s Legacy in Pedagogy
Avi I. Mintz
6. Higher Education and Plato’s Academy in Classical Greece
Avi I. Mintz

Plato - Plato's Symposium, ebook

Plato's Symposium

Plato

9,25€

Ecstasy and intoxication clash as Plato concludes with one of his most skillful displays of dialectic.

Plato - Plato's Laches, ebook

Plato's Laches

Plato

3,05€

How does courage differ from thoughtless and reckless audacity? Can a lion be said to be courageous? What about small children who have little idea of the dangers they face? Should we call people courageous who do not know whether their bravery will produce good or bad consequences? What kind of education

Plato - Plato's Gorgias, ebook

Plato's Gorgias

Plato

9,25€

Gorgias of Leontini, a famous teacher of rhetoric, has come to Athens to recruit students, promising to teach them how to become leaders in politics and business. A group has gathered at Callicles' house to hear Gorgias demonstrate the power of his art.…

Plato - Plato's Apology, ebook

Plato's Apology

Plato

9,25€

Socrates is on trial for his life. He is charged with impiety and corrupting young people. He presents his own defense, explaining why he has devoted his life to challenging the most powerful and important people in the Greek world. The reason is that…

Plato - Plato's Crito, ebook

Plato's Crito

Plato

3,05€

After Socrates is sentenced to death by the Athenian court, his friend Crito comes to the prison to help him escape and go to another country. Socrates responds by saying that he would accept Crito's offer only if he can be convinced that it is right…

Plato - Plato's Ion, ebook

Plato's Ion

Plato

3,05€

Socrates questions Ion, an actor who just won a major prize, about his ability to interpret the epic poetry of Homer. How does an actor, a poet, or any other artist create? Is it by knowing? Is it by inspiration? As the dialogue proceeds, the nature of…

Plato - Plato's Phaedrus, ebook

Plato's Phaedrus

Plato

9,25€

Plato's dialogues frequently cover several topics and show their connection to each other. The "Phaedrus" is a model of that skill because of its seamless progression from examples of speeches about the nature of love to mythical visions of human nature…

Plato - Plato's Theaetetus, ebook

Plato's Theaetetus

Plato

13,85€

Perception, memory, truth, and knowledge all play major roles in this dialogue. What is remarkable about Plato's treatment of those ideas is how contemporary are both the questions and the answers he puts in the mouths of his characters. Socrates is adamant…