Join Wisecrack! ►► http://bit.ly/1y8Veir Check us out on Facebook http://wscrk.com/1JzqrX4 and Twitter http://wscrk.com/1kT86bK 8-Bit Philosophy, where classic video games introduce famous thinkers, problems, and concepts with quotes, teachings, and more. Watch as Plato’s Allegory of the Cave (presented in The Republic around 380BC) is introduced through The Legend of Zelda. Get The Republic here on […]

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This is a video in my new Core Concepts series — designed to provide students and lifelong learners a brief discussion focused on one main concept from a classic philosophical text and thinker. This Core Concept video focuses on book 2 of Plato’s dialogue, The Republic, and discusses one of the most striking metaphors of […]

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Summary and analysis of Book 4 of Plato’s Republic. My blog: orwell1627.wordpress.com Please help support this channel: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=NENKLMFE999KW Find me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rugged-Pyrrhus/300243570165822

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Summary and analysis of Book 7 of Plato’s Republic. Also, a discussion of the Allegory of the Cave. Book 6 summary and analysis: https://youtu.be/qVSqhkzXGxo My blog: orwell1627.wordpress.com Please help support this channel: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=NENKLMFE999KW Find me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rugged-Pyrrhus/300243570165822

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Summary and analysis of Book 3 of Plato’s Republic. The Myth of the Metals or The Noble Lie. Book 4 Summary and Analysis: https://youtu.be/UbIbRyATC7k My blog: orwell1627.wordpress.com Please help support this channel: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=NENKLMFE999KW Find me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rugged-Pyrrhus/300243570165822

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Summary and analysis of Book 6 of Plato’s Republic. Also, a discussion of the Simile of the Line. Book 5 summary and analysis: https://youtu.be/6y7px3CavLQ My blog: orwell1627.wordpress.com Please help support this channel: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=NENKLMFE999KW Find me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rugged-Pyrrhus/300243570165822

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Summary and analysis of Book 5 of Plato’s Republic. My blog: orwell1627.wordpress.com Please help support this channel: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=NENKLMFE999KW Find me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Rugged-Pyrrhus/300243570165822

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This presentation took place at the Notre Dame Center for Ethics and Culture’s thirteenth annual Fall Conference, “The Crowning Glory of the Virtues: Exploring the Many Facets of Justice.” Papers presented: “Limited Government in Plato’s Republic” David O’Connor, University of Notre Dame “Plato on the Problem of Political Justice” Catherine Zuckert, University of Notre Dame […]

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In this lecture and discussion session from my Fall 2013 Ethics class at Marist College, we discuss the major themes of book 9 of Plato’s Republic. We begin by looking at the kind of person that Plato calls the “tyrannical” man. Then we examine the distinctive pleasures and desires for each of the three parts […]

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In this video we will be looking at Plato’s Republic Book I and what Thrasymachus says about justice and how Socrates responds to the definition of justice that Thrasymachus gives. Feedback is much appreciated. We are always looking for ways to improve the quality of our videos, so if you have any suggestions please do […]

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