Phaedo - PLATO

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The Phaedo is acknowledged to be one of Plato's masterpieces, showing him both as a philosopher and as a dramatist at the height of his powers. For its moving account of the execution of Socrates, the Phaedo ranks among the supreme literary achievements of antiquity/5(3).

Plato presents Socrates’ defense of himself, which is quite persuasive. We will focus on one item: Socrates’ reactions to his impending death. It is one of several early discussions about death.

The Apology reports Socrates thought about life after death and Phaedo quotes his last words. Both show his courage and fine character/5(5). "Phaedo" is one of Plato's best and most important works. Though well worth reading by itself, the fact that it is widely anthologized - e.g., in The Trial and Death of Socrates - /5(9).

Plato - Phaedo Plato Plato. out of Phaedo - PLATO book stars 4. Kindle Edition. $ A Dialogue on Personal Identity and Immortality (Hackett Philosophical Dialogues) John Perry. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Meno (Second Edition) (Hackett Classics) Plato/5(15).

Free download or read online Phaedo pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Plato.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of 4/5. "Phaedo" is one of Plato's best and most important works. Though well worth reading by itself, the fact that it is widely anthologized - e.g., in The Trial and Death of Socrates - /5(21).

Phaedo is the final part of Plato's ( BCE) trilogy about the trial and death of his teacher, Socrates ( BCE), and is preceded by the Apology and Crito.

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The Apology is a riveting account of Socrates' defense against the charges, his reaction to the verdict, and then his reaction to the sentence.4/5. Phaedo Plato Full view - Phaedo Plato, Edward Meredith Cope No preview available - Phaedo; Editor of Persius and Cicero ad Atticum Book I. Price is.

5/5(1). Plato argues that the soul seek truth, yet that our bodies senses are an impediment. But up-to-date philosophy tells us that this argument is not accurate because we need our five senses to help us 5/5(2). Buy Books and CD-ROMs: Help: Phaedo By Plato. Commentary: Several comments have been posted about Phaedo.

Download: A k text-only version is available for download. Phaedo By Plato Written B.C.E Translated by Benjamin Jowett. Persons of the Dialogue PHAEDO, who is the narrator of the dialogue to ECHECRATES of Phlius SOCRATES. The Phaedo is acknowledged to be one of Plato's masterpieces, showing him both as a philosopher and as a dramatist at the height of his powers.

For its. Read a brief overview of the work, or chapter by chapter summaries. See a complete list of the characters in Phaedo. Continue your study of Phaedo with these useful links. Get ready to write your essay on Phaedo. Phaedo is the fourth and final dialogue Plato wrote depicting trial and the last days leading up to the execution of Plato’s teacher, Socrates ( B.C.E.).

Socrates was sentenced to death by the state of Athens. It follows after his dialogues Euthyphro, Apology, and Crito. Plato's Phaedo is one of the great dialogues of his middle period, along with the Republic and the Symposium.

The Phaedo, which depicts the death of Socrates, is also Plato's seventh and last dialogue to detail the philosopher's final days (the first six being Theaetetus, Euthyphro, Sophist, Statesman, Apology, and Crito).

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Plato (c. B.C.), the author of The Phaedo, was one of Socrates' greatest admirers, and our knowledge of Socrates stems mostly from Plato's dialogues (for competing accounts, see Aristophanes' satirical presentation in The Clouds and the writings of Xenophon).

About the Author Plato Greek: Pláton, pronounced in Classical Attic; / or / / BC) was a philosopher in Classical Greece and the founder of the Academy in Athens, the first institution of higher learning in the Western : Brian Westland.

Buy Phaedo by Plato (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Phaedo, who was the narrator, is represented in the dialog as a mere lad, and it is quite reasonable to imagine he was well acquainted with Plato during his later years.

Taken as a whole, the subject matter of the dialog is Socrates' conception of the soul. The Phaedo is acknowledged to be one of Plato's greatest masterpieces, showing him both as a philosopher and as a dramatist at the height of his powers.

For its moving account of the execution of Socrates, the Phaedo ranks among the supreme literary achievements of antiquity.4/5(K). Book opens easily for ease in reading. I will consider it for future courses."—Dr. Madonna R. Adams, Pace University "Gallop's translation, notes, and introduction to Plato's Phaedo shows first rate literary, philosophical and historical competence."—Professor John J.

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The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this philosophy, classics story are Euthyphro, Meno/5. Plato Greek: Pláton, pronounced in Classical Attic; / or / / BC) was a philosopher in Classical Greece and the founder of the Academy in Brand: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.

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Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. Plato's Phaedo is one of the great dialogues of his middle period, along with the Republic and the Symposium.

The Phaedo, which depicts the death of Socrates, is also Plato's seventh and last dialogue to detail the philosopher's final days (the first six being Theaetetus, Euthyphro, Sophist, Statesman, Apology, and Crito).5/5(1).

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She has written and published young adult historical romance, pre-teen historical mystery, and adult metaphysical/visionary novels. She is also the author of several picture books for children. Phaedo By Plato. 2 PHAEDO PERSONS OF THE DIALOGUE: Phaedo, who is the narrator of the dialogue to Echecrates of Phlius.

Socrates, Apollodorus, Simmias, Cebes, Crito and an Attendant of the Prison. SCENE: The Prison of Size: KB. Plato was born c. B.C. in Athens, Greece, to an aristocratic family very much involved in political government.

Pericles, famous ruler of Athens during its golden age, was Plato's stepfather. Plato was well educated and studied under Socrates, with whom he developed a close friendship.4/5(1).Epaminondas: "The Trial and Death of Socrates" by Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Phaedo (trans.

G.M.A. Grube) (Original Review, ) I'm not trying to do much more than suggest Plato isn't starting from a blank sheet but from huge trauma: the death of a way of life that produced his great teacher, Socrates, but at the same time, killed him/5. Plato's Phaedo, written by legendary author Plato, is widely considered to be one of the greatest classic texts of all time.

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