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'Ostensibly a discussion of the nature of justice, The Republic presents Plato\'s vision of the ideal state, covering a wide range of topics: social, educational, psychological, moral, and philosophical. It also includes some of Plato\'s most important writing on the nature of reality and the theory of the \"forms.\"

Translated with an Introduction by Desmond Lee'

About the Author

'Plato (c. 427-347 b.c.) founded the Academy in Athens, the prototype of all Western universities, and wrote more than twenty philosophical dialogues.

Desmond Lee (1908-1993) taught for many years at Cambridge University and also translated Plato\'s Timaeus and Critias for Penguin Classics.'

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140440485
Other:
Lee, Desmond
Other:
Lee, Desmond
Author:
Lee, Desmond
Author:
Kamtekar, Rachana
Author:
Beard, Charles A.
Author:
Plato
Publisher:
Penguin Classics
Location:
Harmondsworth ;
Subject:
General
Subject:
History & Theory
Subject:
Utopias
Subject:
General Philosophy
Subject:
Ancient
Subject:
General Political Science
Edition Number:
2nd ed., rev.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Penguin Classics
Publication Date:
19550930
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
464
Dimensions:
7.74x5.10x.95 in. .68 lbs.

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