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The Republic By Plato
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The Republic is a Socratic dialogue by Plato, written in approximately 380 BC. It is one of the most influential works of philosophy and political theory, and arguably Plato’s best known work.... More > In it, Socrates and various other Athenians and foreigners discuss the meaning of justice and whether the just man is happier than the unjust man by constructing an imaginary city ruled by philosopher-kings. The dialogue also discusses the nature of the philosopher, Plato’s Theory of Forms, the conflict between philosophy and poetry, and the immortality of the soul.< Less
The Republic By Plato
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The Republic is the most famous book and most influential of Plato's philosophy. This Platonic dialogue focuses on justice in the individual and in the city. It is both a political and psychological... More > dialogue which emphasizes mostly around the idea of justice to the extent that its purpose is precisely to show that one can not be separated from each other, that politics is nothing more than attempts by man to bring order, or disorder. In this text, Plato describes it's ideal city as the environment most conducive to the fullness of justice. This edition contains 10 books and is translated by Benjamin Jowett of the University of Oxford.< Less
The Republic By Simon Cutting
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The Republic of Azal is in turmoil. The fearsome Demirati have invaded the sub-continent and a desperate last stand is taking place in the frozen North. Factional rivalry has caused the governing... More > Orators to lose their way and it appears that the fall of the Republic is close at hand. But the real threat is the one they cannot see. The real threat comes from within.< Less
The Republic By Simon Cutting
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The Republic of Azal is in turmoil. The fearsome Demirati have invaded the sub-continent and a desperate last stand is taking place in the frozen North. Factional rivalry has caused the governing... More > Orators to lose their way and it appears that the fall of the Republic is close at hand. But the real threat is the one they cannot see. The real threat comes from within.< Less
The Republic By Plato
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Plato is the grandfather of philosophy and The Republic is his magnum opus. It is one of the Socratic dialogues, in which Socrates discusses the nature of the City-State with fellow Athenians. Other... More > topics of the dialogue include ideas of justice, goodness, reality, education, and knowledge. The essential concept in this work is that societies mirror the men and women who create them, so an ideal society would be modeled after a corresponding ideal human. Thus, in Plato's mind, society should be ruled by "philosopher kings." The Republic is basically the Big Bang of philosophy, so If you haven't read much of it, this work is a great place to start.< Less
The Republic By Plato
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The Republic is a Socratic dialogue written by Plato around 380 BC concerning the definition of justice and the order and character of the just city-state and the just man. It is Plato's best-known... More > work and has proven to be one of the most intellectually and historically influential works of philosophy and political theory. In it, Socrates along with various Athenians and foreigners discuss the meaning of justice and examine whether or not the just man is happier than the unjust man by considering a series of different cities coming into existence "in speech", culminating in a city (Kallipolis) ruled by philosopher-kings; and by examining the nature of existing regimes. The participants also discuss the theory of forms, the immortality of the soul, and the roles of the philosopher and of poetry in society.< Less
The Republic By Plato
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The Republic is a Socratic dialogue written by Plato around 380 BC concerning the definition of justice and the order and character of the just city-state and the just man. The dramatic date of the... More > dialogue has been much debated and though it must take place some time during the Peloponnesian War, "there would be jarring anachronisms if any of the candidate specific dates between 432 and 404 were assigned". It is Plato's best-known work and has proven to be one of the most intellectually and historically influential works of philosophy and political theory. Plato was a Classical Greek philosopher, mathematician, student of Socrates, writer of philosophical dialogues, and founder of the Academy in Athens, the first institution of higher learning in the Western world.< Less
The Republic By Plato
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The Republic is a Socratic dialogue written by Plato around 380 BC concerning the definition of justice and the order and character of the just city-state and the just man. The dramatic date of the... More > dialogue has been much debated and though it must take place some time during the Peloponnesian War, "there would be jarring anachronisms if any of the candidate specific dates between 432 and 404 were assigned". It is Plato's best-known work and has proven to be one of the most intellectually and historically influential works of philosophy and political theory. Plato was a Classical Greek philosopher, mathematician, student of Socrates, writer of philosophical dialogues, and founder of the Academy in Athens, the first institution of higher learning in the Western world.< Less
Republic By Plato
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One of the great. - and highly readable - classics of western philosophy. See how Plato 'follows the argument wherever it goes': and into some highly unexpected caves and corners too. A great, and... More > controversial, work for all time Callender textbook / Callender Classical Texts< Less
The Republic, By Lewis CarrollPlato
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