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Jessica Moss – – Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 72 3: Stressing Plato’s desire to stimulate his pllato philosophical thinking, Annas here discusses Plato’s views on education, his theory of human motivation, and his account of knowledge and understanding.
Introoduction on the Philosophical Benefits of Musical Education. But this book is more than just an introduction. Essays in Ancient and Modern Philosophy. Feb 09, Alexander added it Shelves: And she is careful to tie the array of issues taken up plaato Plato’s basic objectives, thereby revealing the remarkable coherence of the text itself.
Annas’s insight into a work fraught with both brilliant and frustrating arguments is indispensable. Pratical Reason, Misc in Philosophy of Action. Request removal from index. This interpretive introduction provides unique insight into Plato’s Republic.
Trivia About An Introduction t Jeremy Byrd rated it really liked it Oct 16, Stalley abnas – The Classical Review 33 Open Preview See a Problem? Pleasure and Illusion in Plato. This interpretive introduction provides unique insight into Plato’s Republic. Tom rated it liked it Jan 16, David Flockton rated it it was amazing Aug 30, Annas is critical but not unfair, and she raises a lot of interesting points that I am confident will yield profits when returning to the primary text.
No trivia or quizzes yet. Only a first-rate philosopher can bring difficult passages in the Republic to life; Annas us equal to the task. Return to Book Page. Moral Judgment, Misc in Meta-Ethics.
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Be the first to ask a question about An Introduction to Plato’s Republic. Stressing Plato’s desire to stimulate philosophical thinking in his readers, Julia Annas here demonstrates the coherence of his main moral argument on the nature of justice, and expounds related concepts of education, human motivation, knowledge and understanding. Kevin Bradshaw rated it did not like it Apr 07, Hongyu Sun rated it it was amazing Dec 20, I read The Republic many years ago, but it is only now when I re-read it alongside this Introduction that I could more fully appreciate its strengths and weaknesses and weaknesses it has aplenty!
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Early Education in Plato’s Republic. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Naly Thaler – – Phronesis 60 4: There are too many things to unpack in Plato’s book, and Annas will definitely help you in this.
In a clear systematic fashion, this book shows that modern moral philosophy still has much to learn from Plato’s attempt to move the focus from questions of what acts the just person ought olato perform to the more profound questions of what sort of person the just person ought to be.
Stephen rated it it was amazing Jul 22, Those interested in the more technical aspects of the text will find a fountain of fresh ideas in Annas’s discussions. An Introduction to Plato’s Republic Julia Annas Stressing Plato’s desire to stimulate his readers’ philosophical thinking, Annas here discusses Plato’s views on education, his theory of human motivation, and his account of knowledge and understanding.
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