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Plato's Republic, one of the most important texts in the Western canon, is also one of the most widely taught. This guide, designed to be read alongside the original, offers a range of interpretive possibilities that allow readers to become meaningfully and confidently conversant with Plato's text. It provides key insights into style, vocabulary, arguments, and philosophical content of the Republic. No other guide is more suitable for beginning students.show more

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  • Hardback | 188 pages
  • 134.62 x 213.36 x 12.7mm | 294.83g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • 0253221595
  • 9780253221599
  • 211,837

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""As an introduction, this book clearly addresses readers new to philosophical classics.... However, it could also be useful for 'continental' scholars who are not really working on Plato but must teach the Republic in their courses, as it provides a short but good overview of recent interpretations of the dialogue in English speaking areas."" --Diego De Brasi, Otto-Friedrich-Universitat Bamberg, BRYN MAWR CLASSICAL REVIEW, 2010--Diego De Brasi, Otto-Friedrich-Universitat Bamberg""BRYN MAWR CLASSICAL REVIEW"" (01/01/2010)show more

About Professor D J Sheppard

D. J. Sheppard is Master of Scholars and Head of Religion and Philosophy at Oakham School in the United Kingdom.show more

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