Does Socrates Have A Method

Pub Date : 2010-11-01 | Author : Gary Alan Scott | Publisher : Penn State Press

ISBN 10 : 027104649X
ISBN 13 : 9780271046495

Although &"the Socratic method&" is commonly understood as a style of pedagogy involving cross-questioning between teacher and student, there has long been debate among scholars of..

Plato S Socrates

Pub Date : 1994 | Author : Thomas C. Brickhouse | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 0195101111
ISBN 13 : 9780195101119

Socrates, as he is portrayed in Plato's early dialogues, remains one of the most controversial figures in the history of philosophy. Plato's Socrates covers six of the most vexing ..

Philosophy In Dialogue

Pub Date : 2007-08-13 | Author : Gary Alan Scott | Publisher : Northwestern University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780810123564
ISBN 13 : 0810123568

Traditional Plato scholarship, in the English-speaking world, has assumed that Platonic dialogues are merely collections of arguments. Inevitably, the question arises: If Plato wan..

Clitophon S Challenge

Pub Date : 2015-05-01 | Author : Hugh H. Benson | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190273101
ISBN 13 : 0190273100

Hugh H. Benson explores Plato's answer to Clitophon's challenge, the question of how one can acquire the knowledge Socrates argues is essential to human flourishing-knowledge we al..

The Development Of Dialectic From Plato To Aristotle

Pub Date : 2012-11-01 | Author : Jakob Leth Fink | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781139789288
ISBN 13 : 1139789287

The period from Plato's birth to Aristotle's death (427–322 BC) is one of the most influential and formative in the history of Western philosophy. The developments of logic, meta..

Exhortations To Philosophy

Pub Date : 2015-03-27 | Author : James Henderson Collins II | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190266547
ISBN 13 : 0190266546

This book is a study of the literary strategies which the first professional philosophers used to market their respective disciplines. Philosophers of fourth-century BCE Athens dev..

The Socratic Method

Pub Date : 2007-02-26 | Author : Rebecca Bensen Cain | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781441168795
ISBN 13 : 1441168796

This book develops a new account of Socratic method, based on a psychological model of Plato's dramatic depiction of Socrates' character and conduct. Socratic method is seen as a b..