Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Routledge Library Editions: Socrates book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

    By Various

    This five-volume set of previously out-of-print titles reissues some key works on Socrates, examining the man, his philosophy and the debates surrounding it, and his influence. With a mixture of newer and older books, this collection encompasses a wide spectrum of scholarship.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Socrates, Man and Myth: The Two Socratic Apologies of Xenophon book cover

    Socrates, Man and Myth

    The Two Socratic Apologies of Xenophon

    By Anton-Hermann Chroust

    The purpose of this book, first published in 1957, is to make a critical analysis of the controversial Socratic problem. The Socratic issue owes its paramount difficulty not only to the status of available source materials, but also to the diversity of opinion as to the proper use of these…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Socrates, The Man and His Mission book cover

    Socrates, The Man and His Mission

    By R. Nicol Cross

    This book, first published in 1914, examines the life of Socrates and his teaching, and also details the world in which he lived, the Greece of the time experiencing a breakdown of authority in religion, morality and society.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Socrates Among His Peers: Three Dialogues book cover

    Socrates Among His Peers

    Three Dialogues

    By Owen Grazebrook

    In this book, first published in 1927, the author presents us with three conversations, fables, that, beautiful in themselves, also have a direct bearing on what is being discussed: Death and the Hereafter; Justice; and the Kingdom of Heaven.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Socrates, The Original and its Images book cover

    Socrates, The Original and its Images

    By Alan F. Blum

    This book, first published in 1978, is a radical approach to the philosophical distinction between Being and beings, in which the life of Socrates is used as the metaphor for the theoretical life, in contrast to the continuous historical interest in that life as an object for biographical…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates

  • Socratic Questions: New Essays on the Philosophy of Socrates and its Significance book cover

    Socratic Questions

    New Essays on the Philosophy of Socrates and its Significance

    Edited by Barry S. Gower, Michael C. Stokes

    This book, first published in 1992, introduces some of Socrates’ problems and some of the problems about him. It seeks at the same time to advance new views, arguments and information on Socrates’ mission, techniques, ethics and later reception. From civil disobedience to ethics, this collection…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Socrates