A Guided Tour of Five Works by Plato: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Phaedo (Death Scene), Allegory of the Cave / Edition 3

A Guided Tour of Five Works by Plato: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Phaedo (Death Scene), Allegory of the Cave / Edition 3

by Christopher Biffle, Plato, Christopher (Ed.) Biffle
     
 

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.See more details below

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780767410335
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
06/23/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
114
Sales rank:
197,401
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.30(d)

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

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