Even after twenty-three centuries Plato's work remains the starting-point for the study of logic, metaphysics, and moral and political philosophy. But though his dialogues retain their freshness and immediacy, they can be difficult to follow. Professor Hare has provided a short introduction to Plato's thought that makes their meaning clear.
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- Paperback | 96 pages
- 128 x 192 x 8mm | 81.65g
- 31 Mar 1983
- Oxford University Press
- Oxford, United Kingdom
in less than ninety pages R. M. Hare makes this monumental subject real, intelligible, and interesting * TLS *
About R. M. Hare
R. M. Hare is White's Professor Emeritus of Moral Philosophy at Oxford University, a Fellow of Corpus Christi College, and Professor of Philosophy Emeritus at the University of Florida. His other books include The Language of Morals, Freedom and Reason, and Moral Thinking, both published by Oxford University Press.