Plato: A Very Short Introduction

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Plato: A Very Short Introduction

Table of contents :
Preliminaries
Preface
Contents
List of Illustrations
Introduction
1 Humans and beasts: understanding ourselves
2 Why do we read Plato's Republic?
3 The happy life, ancient and modern
4 Reason, knowledge and scepticism
5 Logic and reality
6 When did it all begin? (and what is it anyway?)
Timeline
Further Reading
Notes
Index.

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