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By Gregory Recco,Eric Sanday

Readers of Plato have usually ignored the legislation as a result of its size and density. during this set of interpretive essays, amazing students of the legislation from the fields of classics, heritage, philosophy, and political technological know-how supply a collective shut analyzing of the discussion "book via ebook" and ponder the paintings as a complete. of their advent, editors Gregory Recco and Eric Sanday discover the connections one of the essays and the dramatic and efficient exchanges among the individuals. This quantity fills a tremendous hole in reports on Plato’s dialogues by way of addressing the cultural and historic context of the legislation and highlighting their value to modern scholarship.

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