Plutarch's "Maxime Cum Principibus Philosopho Esse Disserendum"

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Leuven University Press, 2009 - Literary Criticism - 250 pages
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In this short political work, Plutarch demonstrates that the philosopher should especially associate with powerful rulers in order to exert the greatest positive influence on his society and at the same time maximize his personal pleasure.

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Contents

Acknowledgements
7
The first steps in the analysis of Maxime cum principibus
17
Two further steppingstones
31
Copyright

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About the author (2009)

Geert Roskam is Professor of Greek language and literature at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven.

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