Category Archives: Plato

PLATO
(c. 424-c. 348 B.C.)

Apology: Socrates On Being    Condemned to Death
Phaedo: The Death of Socrates
Republic: On Medicine
Laws: Recidivist Criminals and    Penalties for Suicide

  Plato was born in Athens into an aristocratic family during the Peloponnesian War, in the waning years of Greeceā€™s golden age, when Athens was in decline after having been the cultural, political, and military center of Greece. According to … Continue reading

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