A Companion to Plato
Edited by Hugh H. Benson
Normal Price: $80.95
Your Price: $72.86 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $8.09! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.64 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Companion to Plato by Hugh H. Benson
Book DescriptionThis broad-ranging Companion comprises original contributions from leading Platonic scholars and reflects the different ways in which they are dealing with Plato's legacy. Covers an exceptionally broad range of subjects from diverse perspectives Contributions are devoted to topics, ranging from perception and knowledge to politics and cosmology Allows readers to see how a position advocated in one of Plato's dialogues compares with positions advocated in others Permits readers to engage the debate concerning Plato's philosophical development on particular topics Also includes overviews of Plato's life, works and philosophical method
Buy Companion to Plato book by Hugh H. Benson from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781405191111
(241mm x 172mm x 26mm)
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 16-Jan-2009
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Hugh H. Benson
Clitophon's Challenge, Hardback (May 2015)
Hugh H. Benson explores Plato's answer to Clitophon's challenge, the question of how one can acquire the knowledge Socrates argues is essential to human flourishing-knowledge we all seem to lack.
Companion to Plato, Hardback (October 2006)
This broad-ranging Companion comprises original contributions from some of the best Platonic scholars in the world today and reflects the various ways in which they are dealing with Plato's legacy. The contributions are devoted to topics in Platonic philosophy, ranging from perception and knowledge to politics and cosmology.
Socratic Wisdom, Hardback (October 1999)» View all books by Hugh H. Benson
While the early Platonic dialogues have often been appreciated for their ethical content, the characteristc features of these dialogues are decidedly epistemological. The author here attempts to uncover the epistemological view that underlies these previously neglected features of Socratic thought.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Companion to Plato book by Hugh H. Benson and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Hugh H. Benson
Hugh H. Benson is Professor and Chair of the Department of Philosophy at the University of Oklahoma. He is the editor of Essays on the Philosophy of Socrates (1992) and author of Socratic Wisdom (2000) as well as various articles on the philosophy of Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.