Euthyphro, Socrates’ Defense, Crito and the death scene from Phaedo are among the most widely read of Plato’s works. Their popularity is due to the character. Get this from a library! Defence of Socrates ; Euthyphro ; Crito. [Plato.; David Gallop] — These new translations present Plato’s remarkable dramatization of the . Paperback. New. These new translations present Plato’s remarkable dramatization of the momentous events surrounding the trial of Socrates in BC.

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An excellent way to meet Socrates, and Socrates is an excellent way to meet philosophy. His dialogue The Republic is known as the first comprehensive work on political philosophy. If you have not read it, I urge you to do so. The Euthyphro, Defence of Socrates, and Crito form a dramatic and thematic sequence, raising fundamental questions.

Defence Of Socrates, Euthyphro, Crito

Lane Defebce – – Philosophical Review 51 2: Mar 14, Joshua rated it it was amazing. Being my first Philosophy book it was a bit hard to understand what was going on at first. Jun 30, Brian rated it it was amazing. Aug 28, B. Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Phaedo.


Defence of Socrates, Euthyphro, Crito – Plato – Oxford University Press

This slim volume collects Plato’s dialogues that concern the death of Socrates. Includes bibliographical references p. Edited with Notes by John Burnet. In “Crito,” he explains to friends who would arrange his nad that, having benefited from the laws of the state in the past, he cannot violate them now simply because they inconvenience him.

David Gallop (ed.), Defence of Socrates, Euthyphro, Crito – PhilPapers

Socrates in Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy categorize this paper. Euthyphro in Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy. Plato’s Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Phaedo. I certainly wouldn’t have objected to Socrates socrated sentenced to death for his behavior. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford.

Socrates has been accused of impiety, and the first dialogue contains his discussion with Euthypro on the nature of piety and impiety.

Socrates on law in the Apology and Crito. This went straight over my head. The introduction provides a stimulating philosophical and historical analysis of these texts, complemented by useful explanatory notes and an index of names. Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy.


Textbooks may not include supplemental items i. The Trial and Death of Socrates.

A very good reference book to have in your library. Plato on the Trial and Death of Socrates: S The stories in this book follow Socrates as written by Plato. From the description, hemlock worked then much in the same way that lethal injection works today. They form a dramatic and thematic sequence, raising fundamental questions about the basis of moral, religious, legal, and political obligation.

Euthyphro contains a massive dialogue about the will of the gods and right and wrong, The Defence covers the actual trial of Socrates, and Crito contains a lengthy dialogue about abiding to law for the sake of not undermining the government system.

Euthyphro has come to indict his own father for the murder of one of their laborers, and Socrates questions him about the nature of justice and his grounds for taking action against his father. Request an Inspection Copy.