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  1. Plato's Life and Thought (RLE: Plato)

    With a Translation of the Seventh Letter

    By R S Bluck

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Plato

    R. S. Bluck’s engaging volume provides an accessible introduction to the thought of Plato. In the first part of the book the author provides an account of the life of the philosopher, from Plato’s early years, through to the Academy, the first visit to Dionysius and the third visit to Syracuse, and...

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge

  2. New Essays on Plato and Aristotle (RLE: Plato)

    Edited by Renford Bambrough

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Plato

    What can the study of the history of ancient philosophy bring to the study of contemporary philosophical problems and questions? In New Essays on Plato and Aristotle eight distinguished philosophers address topics in Greek philosophy that are connected with current philosophical issues. All the...

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Plato and His Contemporaries (RLE: Plato)

    A Study in Fourth Century Life and Thought

    By G C Field

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Plato

    This book helps understand Plato’s writings by describing the circumstances in which they were produced. The author begins with an account of Plato’s life and development and a brief analysis of some of the more difficult points arising from the criticism of Plato’s writings. The remainder of the...

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Plato's Philebus (RLE: Plato)

    By Donald Davidson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Plato

    The Philebus is hard to reconcile with standard interpretations of Plato’s philosophy and in this pioneering work Donald Davidson, seeks to take the Philebus at face value and to reassess Plato’s late philosophy in the light of the results. The author maintains that the approach to ethics in...

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Routledge Library Editions: Plato

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Plato

    Plato is perhaps the best known and most widely studied of all the ancient Greek philosophers. A pupil of Socrates and teacher of Aristotle, his ideas have inspired and influenced scholars of nearly every era. His famous series of dialogues have become a standard part of the western philosophical...

    Published September 3rd 2012 by Routledge

  6. The Greek Philosophers

    from Thales to Aristotle

    By W. K. C. Guthrie

    Series: Routledge Classics

    With an new foreword by James Warren Long renowned as one of the clearest and best introductions to ancient Greek philosophy for non-specialists, W.K.C Guthrie’s The Greek Philosophers offers us a brilliant insight into the hidden foundations of Greek philosophy – foundations that underpin Western...

    Published September 3rd 2012 by Routledge

  7. A History of Ancient Philosophy

    From the Beginning to Augustine

    By Karsten Friis Johansen

    Translated by Henrik Rosenmeier, A History of Ancient Philosophy charts the origins and development of ancient philosophical thought. For easy reference, the book is divided chronologically into six main parts. The sections are further divided into philosophers and philosophical movements:*...

    Published August 9th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Presocratics-Arg Philosophers

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 29th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Plato's Dialectic on Woman

    Equal, Therefore Inferior

    By Elena Blair

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

    With the birth of the feminist movement classicists, philosophers, educational experts, and psychologists, all challenged by the question of whether or not Plato was a feminist, began to examine Plato’s dialogues in search of his conception of woman. The possibility arose of a new focus affecting...

    Published May 21st 2012 by Routledge

  10. The World of Parmenides

    Essays on the Presocratic Enlightenment

    By Karl Sir Popper

    Series: Routledge Classics

    With a new foreword by Scott Austin 'I hope that these essays may illustrate the thesis that all history is or should be the history of problem situations, and that in following this principle we may further our understanding of the Presocratics and other thinkers of the past. The essays also try...

    Published April 26th 2012 by Routledge