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  • ISBN: 9780226042442
  • ISBN10: 0226042448

Socrate's Second Sailing on Plato's Republic

by Seth Benardete

  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Univ of Chicago Pr
  • Publish date: 12/01/1992
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When the winds fall, the sailor picks up his oars, no longer relying on help outside his own power. This 'second sailing, ' according to the distinguished classicist Seth Benardete, is the essence of Socratic philosophizing. In this section-by-section commentary, Benardete argues that Plato's Republic is itself a self-powered analysis of the beautiful, the good, and the just. Socrates' Second Sailing provides at once a fresh interpretation of the Republic and a new understanding of philosophy as practiced by Plato and Socrates.
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