An Introduction to Plato's Republic


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This interpretive introduction provides unique insight into Plato's Republic. Stressing Plato's desire to stimulate philosophical thinking in his readers, Julia Annas here demonstrates the coherence of his main moral argument on the nature of justice, and expounds related concepts of education, human motivation, knowledge and understanding. In a clear systematic fashion, this book shows that modern moral philosophy still has much to learn from Plato's attempt to move the focus from questions of what acts the just person ...

An Introduction to Plato's Republic 1990, Oxford University Press, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198274285


An Introduction to Plato's Republic 1981, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198274292

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