Plato in 90 minutes

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Ivan R. Dee, Sep 25, 1996 - Philosophy - 85 pages
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Philosophical thought is deciphered and made comprehensible and interesting to almost everyone.

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Plato (428-348 BC) in 90 minutes

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Strathern, a graduate of Dublin's Trinity College, has lectured in philosophy and mathematics and written history, travel literature, and fiction. His attempt to provide the reader with accessible ... Read full review

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Was a wrestler (Plato=broad) Student of Socrates, reason foreruuner of logic, time "moving image of eternity"; a just society will be a fine republic; the "cave"; set up first university Read full review

Contents

Introduction
7
Platos Life and Works
15
Afterword
51
Copyright

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Paul Strathern has a Ph.D. in Mathematics and Philosophy and lectures at Kingston University. Strathern is the author of several novels, including A Season in Abyssinia, which won a Somerset Maugham prize, and Mendeleyev's Dream: The Quest for the Elements. He has also published two series of books, one on philosophy: Philosophers in 90 Minutes, and another on science, but is best known for his 39 short biographies of philosophers and scientists

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