Remembering Socrates by Lindsay Judson
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Remembering Socrates
By Lindsay Judson

Remembering Socrates

Philosophical Essays

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Remembering Socrates by Lindsay Judson

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Lindsay Judson and Vassilis Karasmanis present a selection of philosophical papers by an outstanding international team of scholars, assessing the legacy and continuing relevance of Socrates' thought 2,400 years after his death. Socrates' life, philosophical activity, and death not only had a formative effect on his follower Plato, and thus indirectly on almost the whole course of Greek philosophy, but also represented a moral and philosophical ideal which has been the inspiration, or the despair, of many philosophers and other thinkers down to the present day. The topics of the papers include Socratic method as portrayed by Plato and by Xenophon; the notion of definition; Socrates' intellectualist conception of ethics; famous arguments in the Euthyphro and Crito, and a not-so famous argument in the Hippias Major; and aspects of the later portrayal and reception of Socrates as a philosophical and ethical exemplar - by Plato, the Sceptics, and in the early Christian era. The collection demonstrates the vitality as well as the diversity of Socratic studies, and will interest many ancient philosophers, historians of philosophy, and classicists.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780199276134
ISBN-10: 0199276137
Format: Hardback
(242mm x 163mm x 18mm)
Pages: 216
Imprint: Clarendon Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 5-Jan-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Remembering Socrates by Lindsay Judson Remembering Socrates, Paperback (November 2008)

Lindsay Judson and Vassilis Karasmanis present a selection of philosophical papers assessing the legacy and continuing relevance of Socrates' thought 2,400 years after his death. The collection demonstrates the vitality as well as the diversity of Socratic studies, and will interest philosophers, historians of philosophy, and classicists.

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This collection of major, previously unpublished essays by leading Aristotelian scholars examines a wide range of major issues in the "Physics" and other related works. The contributors offer fresh approaches to Aristotle's work and important new interpretations of his thought.

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