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Books Books 1 - 6 of about 6 related to Prudes, Perverts, and Tyrants: Plato's Gorgias and the Politics of Shame.    

Plato on the Rhetoric of Philosophers and Sophists

Marina McCoy - Philosophy - 2007
Marina McCoy explores Plato's treatment of the rhetoric of philosophers and sophists through a thematic treatment of six different Platonic dialogues, including Apology ...
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What Would Socrates Do?: Self-Examination, Civic Engagement, and the ...

Joel Alden Schlosser - Political Science - 2014
Socrates continues to be an extremely influential force to this day; his work is featured prominently in the work of contemporary thinkers ranging from Hannah Arendt and Leo ...
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Slaves and Tyrants

John Bearheart - Fiction - 2013
After his father is betrayed and murdered, a young fisherman seeks revenge, and undertakes a quest that will take him from the dusty sierras of southern Spain to the wave ...
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Perverts and Predators: The Making of Sexual Offending Laws

Laura J. Zilney, Lisa Anne Zilney - Social Science - 2009 - 218 pages
Perverts and Predators elaborates on the numerous factors that have contributed to the passage of sexual offending laws in the United States. Authors Lisa and Laura Zilney ...
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Plato's Gorgias

Plato - Ethics - 1994 - 114 pages
Gorgias of Leontini, a famous teacher of rhetoric, has come to Athens to recruit students, promising to teach them how to become leaders in politics & business. A group has ...
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Saving face: America and the politics of shame

Stuart Schneiderman - History - 1995 - 325 pages
A psychoanalyst reflects on the differences between a shame culture, in which group cohesion is more important than individual expresssion, and a guilt culture, examining the ...
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