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Publisher Comments:

The central work of one of the West's greatest philosophers, The Republic of Plato is a masterpiece of insight and feeling, the finest of the Socratic dialogues, and one of the great books of Western culture. This new translation captures the dramatic realism, poetic beauty, intellectual vitality, and emotional power of Plato at the height of his powers. Deftly weaving three main strands of argument into an artistic whole--the ethical and political, the aesthetic and mystical, and the metaphysical--Plato explores in The Republic the elements of the ideal community, where morality can be achieved in a balance of wisdom, courage, and restraint.

About the Author

About the Translator:

Robin Waterfield is a writer and editor living in Great Britain.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780192829092
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Location:
Oxford ;
Author:
null, Robin
Author:
Plato
Author:
Waterfield, Robin
Subject:
History & Theory
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
World's classics
Series Volume:
IX. Bd.
Publication Date:
19940623
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Illustrations:
line drawings
Pages:
560
Dimensions:
7.31 x 4.56 x 0.963 in 0.622 lb

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