JULIA ANNAS AN INTRODUCTION TO PLATO REPUBLIC PDF

This interpretive introduction provides unique insight into Plato’s Republic. Stressing Plato’s desire to stimulate philosophical thinking in his readers, Julia Annas. AN INTRODUCTION. TO. PLATO’S REPUBLIC. BY. JULIA ANNAS Irwin’s book y’ Plato’s Moral Theory, with much of whose wor~ on the Republic. Julia Annas’s An Introduction to Plato’s Republic is a long, lucid, exact and exacting assessment of the arguments and ideas of the Republic. She works through.

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Annas is critical but not unfair, and she raises a lot of interesting points that I am confident will yield profits when returning to the primary text. Joseph – – Freeport, N.

Stressing Plato’s desire to stimulate philosophical thinking in his readers, Julia Annas here demonstrates the coherence of his main moral argument on the nature of justice, and expounds related concepts of education, human motivation, knowledge and understanding.

Perhaps after reading this book, you won’t be condemning him so harshly as before.

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In a clear systematic fashion, jklia This interpretive introduction provides unique insight into Plato’s Republic. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Those interested in the more technical aspects of the text will find a fountain of fresh ideas in Annas’s discussions.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. With platk minimum of technical language, Annas systematically takes the reader through the Republicshowing how the various problems with which Plato is concerned frequently run deeper than first appearances suggest.

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In a clear systematic fashion, this book shows that modern moral philosophy still has much to learn from Plato’s attempt to move the focus from questions of what acts the just person ought to perform to the more profound questions of what sort of person the just person ought to be.

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Finally, The Republic suffers from a host of defects in reasoning that even a first-year philosophy student will be able to detect, and if you are as impatient as me, you will want to throw the book away and condemn Plato as a charlatan.

I read The Republic many years ago, but it is only now when I re-read it alongside this Introduction that I could more introduxtion appreciate its strengths and weaknesses and weaknesses it has aplenty! Plaro Moss – – Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 72 3: In a clear systematic fashion, this book shows that modern moral philosophy still has much to learn from Plato’s attempt to move the focus from questions of what acts the just person ought to perform to the more profound questions of what sort of person the just person ought to be.

Essays in Ancient and Modern Philosophy. Moral Motivation in Meta-Ethics. It is also useful reublic your translation of The Republic is old-fashioned, as in my case, and the dial If you are reading The Republic by Plato, you most likely need a companion book to guide you through it.