Plato 2: Ethics, Politics, Religion, and the Soul
Oxford University Press, 1999 - Philosophy - 481 pages
The aim of this series is to bring together important recent writings in major areas of philosophical inquiry, selected from a variety of sources, mostly periodicals, which may not be conveniently available to the university student or the general reader. The editors of each volume contribute an introductory essay on the items chosen and on the questions with which they deal. A selected bibliography is appended as a guide to further reading.
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Socrates and Democracy
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