The Symposium – audiobook PLATO (ΠΛΆΤΩΝ) (c. 428 BC – c. 347 BC), translated by Benjamin JOWETT (1817 – 1893) In one of Plato’s more accessible works, Apollodorus tells a friend about a drinking party (or symposium) attended by many of intellectuals of late 5th century Athens. The men are one their second night of […]

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ANCIENT GREEK MUSIC Vol.3 Plato: The Spirit of the Ancient Greek Philosopher in Greek Music | Audio Release HQ © 2016 FM Records S.A. Greece. —————————————————————– Plato ( Πλάτων) was a philosopher in Classical Greece and the founder of the Academy in Athens, the first institution of higher learning in the Western world. He is […]

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In this lecture from my Fall 2011 Ethics class at Marist College, we discuss Plato’s Republic, book 1, focusing on how two different positions on right and wrong, justice, and practical reasoning get set out — and what their weaknesses are — at the start of Plato’s Republic

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Cratylus (ΚΡΑΤΥΛΟΣ) discusses whether things have names by mere convention or have true names which can only be correctly applied to the object named and may have originated from God. (Summary by Geoffrey Edwards) Cratylus, by Plato, Philosophy Audiobook, Greek Philosophy

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Plato and Thrasymachus agree that justice is virtue and wisdom, and injustice vice and ignorance. A reading of a dialogue from Plato’s Republic. Download Plato’s Republic for free here: http://classics.mit.edu/Plato/republic.html from Wikipedia: “The Republic is a Socratic dialogue, written by Plato around 380 BC, concerning the definition of justice , the order and character of […]

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A philosophical discourse on the great Plato, who is quite possibly not only the greatest thinker in history, but probably the most important person that has ever lived.

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