Woods' translation of the first book of "The Republic" is Plato's discussion of the nature and meaning of justice and of the ideal state and its ruler. All subsequent European thinking about these subjects owes its character, directly or indirectly, to this most famous, and most accessible of the Platonic dialogues.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - justindtapp - LibraryThing
After thinking through the collection of Plato's Dialogues and the overviews Socrates and Plato, I went after The Republic. I found it less entertaining and interesting than Dialogues but more thought ... Read full review
Review: RepublicUser Review - Brendan Palangio - Goodreads
The best available translation of Plato's Republic. Reeves' decision to render the Republic in direct speech (the manner with which many of Plato's dialogues are structured) rather than the sometimes ... Read full review