Plato's 'just society
Written about 380BC, Plato's Republic is still our blueprint for thinking about the relationship between justice and...
Plato's Euthyphro: Piety & Pretension
Plato's Euthyphro is a dialogue between Socrates and the young 'prophet' Euthyphro outside the court in Athens...
Plato's Lie In The Soul
In his famous work Republic, Plato discusses the concept of the `True Lie' or the `Lie in the Soul'. Through...
The Latin Edition cover of Plato's dialogue of Republic, 1713
Plato's Republic in ancient Greek
Papyrus Oxyrhynchus fragment of Plato's dialogue of Republic in ancient Greek.
Plato’s Allegory of the Cave - Alex Gendler
Twenty four hundred years ago, Plato, one of history’s most famous thinkers, said life is like being chained up in...
Plato’s best (and worst) ideas - Wisecrack
Want to learn more about Plato? Check out this introduction to Plato. Want to learn more about Plato’s Forms and their...
Protagoras of Abdera: Of All Things Man Is The Measure
Protagoras of Abdera (c. 490 - c.420 BCE) is most famous for his claim that "Of all things the measure is Man...
School of Athens
The famous`School of Athens' by Raphael, painted between 1510-1511 CE, depicting all of the major philosophers of antiquity...
Similarities Between Eastern & Western Philosophy
Since the 'discovery' of eastern philosophy by western explorers and scholars in the 18th and 19th centuries...