A Guided Tour of Five Works by Plato: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Phaedo (Death Scene), Allegory of the Cave
This accessible supplement makes Plato's texts come alive for students by showing them how to read, think critically, and write about these key classic works. Engaging interactive devices draw students into an intimate philosophical encounter that they can model in later work in philosophy.
- Paperback | 114 pages
- 185 x 231 x 8mm | 220g
- 23 Jun 2000
- McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
- Mayfield Publishing Co ,U.S.
- United States
- 3rd edition
- illustrations, map
Table of contents
1. Euthyphro 2. Apology 3. Crito 4. The Death Scene from the Phaedo 5. "Allegory of the Cave" 6. Beneath the Surface of the Dialogues 7. Writing about the Dialogues Appendix A: A Visual Introduction to Philosophy Appendix B: Philosophy and Self-Knowledge: Keeping a Philosophical Diary Platonist Test Evaluation Recommended Readings