Plato's cosmology and it's ethical dimensions / Gabriela Roxana Carone.

"Although a great deal has been written on Plato's ethics, his cosmology has not received so much attention in recent times, and its importance for his ethical thought has remained underexplored. By offering accounts of Timaeus, Philebus, Politicus, and Laws X, the book reveals a strongly...

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Main Author: Carone, Gabriela Roxana.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
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