The Last Days Of Socrates

Author: Plato
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141965886
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Christopher Rowe's introduction to his powerful new translation examines the book's themes of identity and confrontation, and explores how its content is less historical fact than a promotion of Plato's Socratic philosophy.

Conversations Of Socrates

Author: Xenophon
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141915447
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Xenophon's portrait is the only one other than Plato's to survive, and while it offers a very personal interpretation of Socratic thought, it also reveals much about the man and his philosophical views.

Socrates Defence

Author: Plato
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141397659
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Here are stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions. Plato (474 BC-347 BC).

Early Socratic Dialogues

Author: Plato
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0140455035
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Written by Plato as an act of homage to Socrates, these dialogues attempt to define bravery, discuss the relationship between philosophy and politics, and include a debate on poetic inspiration.

The Last Days Of Socrates

Author: Plato
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 9781481978378
Size: 27.12 MB
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Here all in ONE book are the four classic accounts of the trial and death of Socrates!

The First Philosophers

Author: Robin Waterfield
Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks
ISBN: 0192824546
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A complete collection of philosophical writing of the Presocratics and Sophists, this book shows how "the first philosophers" paved the way for Plato and Aristotle, hence influencing the whole of Western thought.

Early Greek Philosophy

Author: Jonathan Barnes
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780140448153
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Examines early Greek philosophy, which relied on reasoning and forged the first scientific vocabulary, and includes discussion of such topics as Democritus' atomic theory of matter and Pythagorean insights into mathematics.

Classical Comedy

Author: Aristophanes
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141959487
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This collection brings together the greatest works of Classical comedy, with two early Greek plays: Aristophanes' bold, imaginative Birds, and Menander's The Girl from Samos, which explores popular contemporary themes of mistaken identity ...

Socrates

Author: Paul Johnson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101545194
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Throughout his life, and indeed until his very last moment alive, Socrates fully embodied his philosophy in thought and deed. It is through the story of his life that we can fully grasp his powerful actions and ideas.

Meditations And Other Metaphysical Writings

Author: Rene Descartes
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141936061
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Of all the works of the man claimed by many as the father of modern philosophy, the MEDITATIONS, first published in 1641, must surely be Rene Descartes' masterpiece.