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Plato and His Dialogues

1st Edition

By G. Lowes Dickinson


218 pages

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First published in 1931, this book explores the nature and importance of Plato’s dialogues. The book was written for an audience of non-scholarly men and women who want to know something about one of the most remarkable thinkers of the Western world. The chapters were originally delivered as broadcast talks.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements; Introduction 1. The Historic Background 2. Socrates 3. The Character of Plato’s Dialogues 4. The "Republic" 5. The "Laws" 6. Love and Philosophy

About the Series

Routledge Revivals: Collected Works of G. Lowes Dickinson

The Collected Works of G. Lowes Dickinson reissues nine titles from Dickinson's impressive oeuvre. The titles in question cover a range of topics, from Plato and the Greek view of life to civilisation and the causes of war.

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