Plato : An Introduction

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Contents: I. Eidos. II. Demon and Eros. III. Beyond Being. IV. The Academy. V. The Written Work. VI. Socrates in Plato. VII. Irony. VIII. Dialogue. IX. Myth. X. Intuition and Construction. XI. Alethcia. XII. Dialogue and Existence. XIII. Plato's Letters. XIV. Plato as Physicist. XV. Plato as Geographer. XVI. Plato as Jurist. XVII. Plato as City Planner. XVIII. Socrates Enters Rome. Index. Originally published in 1970. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
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  • Hardback | 472 pages
  • 152 x 235 x 25.4mm | 822g
  • New Jersey, United States
  • English
  • 0691645884
  • 9780691645889

Table of contents

*Frontmatter, pg. i*Preface, pg. vii*Table of Contents, pg. ix*List of Illustrations, pg. xxiii*1. Eidos, pg. 3*2. Demon and Eros, pg. 32*3. Beyond Being, pg. 59*4. The Academy, pg. 85*5. The Written Work, pg. 108*6. Socrates in Plato, pg. 126*7. Irony, pg. 137*8. Dialogue, pg. 154*9. Myth, pg. 171*11. Intuition and Construction, pg. 213*11. Aletheia, pg. 221*12. Dialogue and Existence, pg. 230*13. Plato's Letters, pg. 236*14. Plato as Physicist, pg. 246*15. Plato as Geographer, pg. 261*16. Plato as Jurist, pg. 286*17. Plato as City Planner, pg. 314*18. Socrates Enters Rome, pg. 323*NOTES AND ABBREVIATIONS, pg. 333*INDEX, pg. 407*BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WRITINGS OF PAUL FRIEDLANDER, pg. 433*PAUL FRIEDLANDER A NOTE ON HIS LIFE AND WORK, pg. 440
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