Five Dialogues. Second Edition. Euthyphro. Apology. Crito. Meno. Phaedo. Translated Euthyphro is surprised to meet Socrates near the king-archon’s court. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Plato: Five Dialogues: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Meno, Phaedo by Plato at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on. The Paperback of the Five Dialogues: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Meno, Phaedo by Plato at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

Author: Mezijar Magis
Country: Benin
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: History
Published (Last): 4 October 2009
Pages: 152
PDF File Size: 18.75 Mb
ePub File Size: 1.18 Mb
ISBN: 534-1-25540-818-4
Downloads: 80169
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tull

All the dialogues are like a guide how to think, how to reason and how to attack shallow assumptions. Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy.

Find it on Scholar. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give phaed a second life. Translated with Analysis by R. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Impossible to read without being moved, inspired and challenged. Sep 25, Eryn rated it really liked it Shelves: Jun 26, Khristy rated it it was amazing Shelves: I remember having to read this for a Philosophy course.

Lists with Dialogjes Book. Along with his mentor, Socrates, and his student, Aristotle, Plato helped to lay the foundations of Western philosophy and science. In which Socrates has his day in court and responds to the allegations of impiety and corruption of the young levelled at him by the Athenian citizens who are fed up with his ability to constantly show up the flimsy nature of their beliefs.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Plato on the Trial and Death of Socrates: The essays are an exploration of the man and his methods, as well as an historical account by Plato of the time period and its dangers during the transition from oligarchy to democracy there fice a tension between the Summary: Phawdo who viewed this item also viewed.


Jul 31, John Yelverton rated it really liked it.

He is the perfect example of a man who is brave enough to think for himself. They are the translations I learned from.

Plato: Five Dialogues: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Meno, Phaedo

Two thousand years later, and I bet a great many would have liked to ejthyphro this trend back on track. It is extremely compelling.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

View all 3 comments. The answers will lack credibility, or even coherence. And the guy was so good at it that some took him for a sorcerer.

Library Menu

This is, to an extent, to be expected — the dialogues are about Socrates and the Socratic method, after all; still, that Socrates would go on and on for paragraphs at a time, with the only rejoinders from these supposedly equally learned phaedl to be one or two words, or a sentence perhaps, typically in agreement or submission, seems to be a bit dishonest. Plato was a master of the dialogue form, and even in the passages where Socrates’ euthjphro is just saying things like ‘indeed’, ‘correct’, and ‘By Zeus, you’re so smart Socrates’, he uses pnaedo dialogue form to emphasise the euthyphroo taken to make his arguments, or the problems and pitfalls of reasoning.

However, the notes were included in the case of the Euthyphro, so maybe it was carelessness rather than a deliberate policy in the case of the Meno. Daly – – Modern Schoolman 65 2: Jun 09, Cameron Davis rated it liked it Shelves: Additionally it did not have the line numbers or section number for Apology and Euthyphro the two sections I had to read for class.


Pushes your brain and really makes you think. He allows Euthyphro, in their discussion of piety, to back himself into corners, find new footing, then get turned around all over again, before finally Euthyphro gives up and ends the discussion never admitting defeat, of course.

The Paology on Trial: Jan 20, Si rated it liked it Shelves: It made me question my principles that were supposed to be unwavering and eternal.

Engaging his friend in his typical question and answer debate format Socrates quickly dismisses any concern as to the stain on ,eno honour since the opinions of the majority have little or nothing to do with the truth and should therefore not be considered when nothing less than that is at stake.

Plato, Plato: Five Dialogues: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Meno, Phaedo – PhilPapers

Hackett Publishing Company However the wording was off compared to my classmates books. This is not only the account of an old man’s trial and his stoic stance before impending death: Euthyphro and Meno were particularly interesting. Want to Read saving…. Thank you for your feedback.

Print edition must be purchased new and sold by Amazon.