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Phaedrus and Letters VII and VIII - Plato, and Hamilton, Walter (Translated by)

In the "Phaedrus" Plato(427-347 B.C.) is concerned with establishing the principles of rhetoric. Through the mouths of Socrates and Phaedrus he argues that rhetoric is only acceptable as an art when it is firmly based on the truth inspired by love, the common experience of true philosophic activity. It is in this dialogue that Plato employs the ... Read More

Phaedrus and Letters VII and VIII 1973, Penguin Books

ISBN-13: 9780140442755

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