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Plato and the Virtue of Courage

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Plato and the Virtue of Courage - Rabieh, Linda R, Professor
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Linda R. Rabieh examines Plato's two main thematic discussions of courage, in the Laches and the Republic, and discovers that the two dialogues together yield a coherent, unified treatment of courage that explores a variety of vexing questions: Can courage be separated from justice, so that one can act courageously while advancing an unjust cause? Can courage be legitimately called a virtue? What role does wisdom play in courage? What role does courage play in wisdom?

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Plato and the Virtue of Courage 2006, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore

ISBN-13: 9780801884696

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