Plato: The Statesman

Plato: The Statesman

Author: Professor of Philosophy Julia Annas

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 052144778X

Category: History

Page: 89

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The Statesman is Plato's neglected political work, but it is crucial for an understanding of the development of his political thinking. In its presentation of the statesman's expertise, The Statesman modifies, as well as defending in original ways, this central theme of the Republic. This new translation makes the dialogue accessible to students of political thought and the introduction outlines the philosophical and historical background necessary for a political theory readership.
Plato: The Statesman
Language: en
Pages: 89
Authors: Professor of Philosophy Julia Annas, Plato
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-03-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Statesman is Plato's neglected political work, but it is crucial for an understanding of the development of his political thinking. In its presentation of the statesman's expertise, The Statesman modifies, as well as defending in original ways, this central theme of the Republic. This new translation makes the dialogue
Plato's Statesman
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: Plato
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986-06-15 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Theaetetus, the Sophist, and the Statesman are a trilogy of Platonic dialogues that show Socrates formulating his conception of philosophy as he prepares the defense for his trial. Originally published together as The Being of the Beautiful, these translations can be read separately or as a trilogy. Each includes an
Method and Politics in Plato's Statesman
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: M. S. Lane, Melissa S. Lane, Plato
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-01-22 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Among Plato's works, the Statesman is usually seen as transitional between the Republic and the Laws. This book argues that the dialogue deserves a special place of its own. Whereas Plato is usually thought of as defending unchanging knowledge, Dr Lane demonstrates how, by placing change at the heart of
Plato's Statesman
Language: en
Pages: 100
Authors: Plato
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Hackett Publishing

Plato's Statesman is the second of a projected trilogy of dialogues, in which an unnamed stranger sets out to satisfy Socrates' desire for an account of sophist, statesman, and philosopher. (The third was never written.) It includes a clear English translation along with notes and supplementary materials.
Statesman
Language: en
Pages: 98
Authors: Plato
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Hackett Publishing

A student edition of Rowe's (Greek, U. of Durham) contribution to the Complete Works published by Hackett in 1997, itself slightly revised from the 1995 Arts and Phillips publication of Statesman. It includes only the translation, a few annotations, a 20-page introduction, and a select bibliography. Paper edition (unseen), $7.95.