The Republic

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W. W. Norton & Company, 1996 - Philosophy - 317 pages
A model for the ideal state includes discussion of the nature and application of justice, the role of the philosopher in society, the goals of education, and the effects of art upon character
 

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Contents

PREFACE
9
INTRODUCTION
13
PLATOS The Republic
23
Book I
25
Book III
82
Book IV
116
Book V
140
Book VI
174
A Diagrammatic Rendering and an Explication by the Translators
203
Book VII
209
Book VIII
235
Book IX
262
GLOSSARY of Names and Places in Platos The Republic
313
Copyright

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About the author (1996)

William C. Scott is Humanities Research Professor at Dartmouth College.

Richard W. Sterling is Professor of Government Emeritus at Dartmouth College.

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