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Misunderstanding Plato

Plato is, arguably, the most important philosopher in the Western tradition.  This is not because everyone is a Platonist, or has been a Platonist.  Though many have.  2,465 more words

Philosophy

Timocracy: tiếng Việt nên dịch là gì?

Trong “The Republic“, hình như Plato diễn nghĩa của “timocracy” theo “a form of government in which rulers are motivated by ambition or love of honour… 168 more words

The Philosophical Life In Plato's 'Apology'

In Plato’s Apology, Socrates asserts that if the jury were to let him off on the condition that he stop philosophizing, he would nevertheless disobey the order and continue philosophizing. 204 more words

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Plato'S Doctrine Respecting The Rotation Of The Earth And EPUB

Pure myth! That is today’s typical view of a literal Adam and Eve. Yet, contrary to current skepticism, a real Adam and Eve remain credible—both in terms of Sidereal definition, determined by or from the stars: sidereal time. 452 more words

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PLATO AND THE OTHER COMPANIONS OF SOKRATES MOBI

23/11/2013 Plato’s’Lysis, or Friendship’ (380 B.C.E.) Lysis, one of Plato’s earlier works, recounts a discussion between Socrates, Menexenos and Lysis, trying to Plato and the Other Companions of Sokrates; Volume 1 on Amazon. 419 more words

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Imaginative, not imaginary

I have been thinking about the place that a poem makes in the world, the place that a poem is in the world. My recent reading on… 560 more words

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