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By Plato,G. R. F. Ferrari,Tom Griffith

First released in 2000, this translation of 1 of the nice works of Western political proposal relies at the assumption that once Plato selected the discussion shape for his writing, he meant those dialogues to sound like conversations - even if conversations of a philosophical style. as well as a vibrant, dignified and actual rendition of Plato's textual content, the coed and normal reader will locate many aids to comprehension during this quantity: an creation that assesses the cultural heritage to the Republic, its position inside political philosophy, and its basic argument; succinct notes within the physique of the textual content; an analytical precis of the work's content material; a whole thesaurus of right names; a chronology of vital occasions; and a consultant to extra analyzing. the result's an comprehensive and available version of this seminal paintings, compatible for philosophers and classicists in addition to historians of political proposal in any respect levels.

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