The Resource Descent of Socrates : self-knowledge and cryptic nature in the Platonic dialogues, Peter Warnek

Descent of Socrates : self-knowledge and cryptic nature in the Platonic dialogues, Peter Warnek

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Descent of Socrates : self-knowledge and cryptic nature in the Platonic dialogues
Title
Descent of Socrates
Title remainder
self-knowledge and cryptic nature in the Platonic dialogues
Statement of responsibility
Peter Warnek
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Since the appearance of Plato's dialogues, philosophers have been preoccupied with the identity of Socrates and have maintained that successful interpretation of the work hinges upon a clear understanding of what thoughts and ideas can be attributed to him. In this volume, Peter Warnek offer a new interpretation of Plato by considering the appearance of Socrates within Plato's work as a philosophical question. Warnek reads the dialogues as an inquiry into the nature of Socrates and in doing so opens up the relationship between humankind and the natural world. The author reveals the importan
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
184
Index
index present
LC call number
B317
LC item number
.W37 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in Continental thought
Label
Descent of Socrates : self-knowledge and cryptic nature in the Platonic dialogues, Peter Warnek
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reading Plato with a difference : Socrates, beautiful, and new -- Socrates and the retreat of nature : suffering a simple teacher of ethics -- The purest thinker of the West and the older accusations in the Apology -- The good, the bad, and the ugly : nature, rhetoric, and refutation in the Gorgias -- Silenic wisdom in the Apology and Phaedo -- Teiresias in Athens : Socrates as educator in the Meno -- Typhonic eros and the place of the Phaedrus -- Truth and friendship
Control code
ocm71317047
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 234 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253111517
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)71317047
  • pebcs025311151X

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