Plato's Republic available in Paperback
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- Indiana University Press
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.
About the Author
D. J. Sheppard is Master of Scholars and Head of Religion and Philosophy at Oakham School in the United Kingdom.
Table of Contents
Series Editor's Preface
1. Introductory Questions
2. Guide to the Text
3. Study Aids
Types of Question You will Encounter
Bibliography and Guide to Further Reading
Sources Cited in the Text