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By Sara Ahbel-Rappe,Rachana Kamtekar

ISBN-10: 1405108630

ISBN-13: 9781405108638

ISBN-10: 1405192607

ISBN-13: 9781405192606

Written through a very good overseas staff of students, this Companion explores the profound impression of Socrates at the heritage of Western philosophy.

  • Discusses the lifetime of Socrates and key philosophical doctrines linked to him
  • Covers the total diversity of Socratic stories from the traditional international to modern ecu philosophy
  • Examines Socrates’ position within the better philosophical traditions of the Hellenistic international, the Roman Empire, the Arabic global, the Renaissance, and modern Europe
  • Addresses interdisciplinary matters reminiscent of Socrates and Nietzsche, Socrates and psychoanalysis, and representations of Socrates in art
  • Helps readers to appreciate the that means and value of Socrates around the ages

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