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The laws of Plato

the text ed. with introduction, notes, etc.

by Plato

  • 127 Want to read
  • 0 Currently reading

Published by The University press, Longmans, Green & co. in Manchester, London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

On verso of t.-p.: Publications of the University of Manchester. no. CXLIII-CXLIV.

Statementby E. B. England.
SeriesPublications of the University of Manchester, Classical series. no. III-IV
ContributionsEngland, E. B. 1847-1936, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA4279 .L4 1921
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6643381M
LC Control Number22007962
OCLC/WorldCa2143149

The Laws, Plato's longest dialogue, has for centuries been recognized as the most comprehensive exposition of the practical consequences of his philosophy, a necessary corrective to the more visionary and utopian this animated encounter between a foreign philosopher and a powerful statesman, not only do we see reflected, in Plato's own thought, eternal questions of the relation.   The laws of Plato the text ed. with introduction, notes, etc. by Plato. 20 Want to read; 3 Currently reading; Published by The University press, Longmans, Green & co. in Manchester, London, New York [etc.].

The Laws, Plato's longest dialogue, has for centuries been recognized as the most comprehensive exposition of the practical consequences of his philosophy, a necessary corrective to the more visionary and utopian this animated encounter between a foreign philosopher and a powerful statesman, not only do we see reflected, in Plato's own thought, eternal questions of the relation Author: Pangle. Laws (Plato)/Book I. From Wikisource Laws (Plato) Jump to navigation Jump to search ←Excursus on the Relation of the Laws of Plato to the Institutions of Crete and Lacedaemon and to the Laws and Constitution of Athens. Laws by Plato, translated by Benjamin Jowett Book I.

Laws by Plato, a free text and ebook for easy online reading, study, and reference. "The Laws (in Greek: Νόμοι) is Plato's last and longest dialogue. The conversation depicted in the work's twelve books begins with the question of who is given the credit for establishing a civilization's laws. Its musings on the ethics of government and law have established it as a classic of political. Plato appears to be expressing his own feelings in remarks of this sort. For at the time of writing the first book of the Laws he was at least seventy-four years of age, if we suppose him, at p. A, to allude to the victory of the Syracusans under Dionysius the Younger over the Locrians, which occurred in .


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The Laws, Plato's longest dialogue, has for centuries been recognized as the most comprehensive exposition of the practical consequences of his philosophy, a necessary corrective to the more visionary and utopian Republic.

In this animated encounter between a foreign philosopher and a powerful statesman, not only do we see reflected, in Plato's own thought, eternal questions of the relation 5/5(1).

The Laws, Plato's longest dialogue, has for centuries been recognized as the most comprehensive exposition of the practical consequences of his philosophy, a necessary corrective to the more visionary and utopian this animated encounter between a foreign philosopher and a powerful statesman, not only do we see reflected, in Plato's own thought, eternal questio/5.

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About The Laws. In The Laws, Plato describes in fascinating detail a comprehensive system of legislation in a small agricultural utopia he named laws not only govern crime and punishment, but also form a code of conduct for all aspects of life in his ideal state—from education, sport and religion to sexual behaviour, marriage and drinking parties.

Laws By Plato. 2 LAWS BOOK I. PERSONS OF THE DIALOGUE: An Athenian Stranger, Cleinias (a Cretan), Megillus (a Lacedaemonian). ATHENIAN: Tell me, Strangers, is a God or some man supposed to be the author of your laws.

CLEINIAS: A God, Stranger; in very truth a God: among us Cretans he is. Laws By Plato. Commentary: Several comments have been posted about Laws. Download: A text-only version is available for download. Laws By Plato Written B.C.E Translated by Benjamin Jowett: Table of Contents Book X: And now having spoken of assaults, let us sum up all acts of violence under a single law.

Generally held to have been written after Plato's failed attempt to influence Syracusan politics, it concerns the just city and its constitution, including discussions of divine revelation, the role of intelligence in the creation of laws, and natural law by: 1. Buy Books and CD-ROMs: Help: Laws By Plato.

Commentary: Several comments have been posted about Laws. Download: A text-only version is available for download. Laws By Plato Written B.C.E Translated by Benjamin Jowett: Table of Contents Book III. Plato's Laws is one of the most important surviving works of ancient Greek political thought.

It offers sustained reflection on the enterprise of legislation, and on its role in the social and religious regulation of society in all its aspects. Many of its ideas were drawn upon by later political thinkers, from Aristotle and Cicero to Thomas More and Montesquieu.

In the Laws, Plato describes in fascinating detail a comprehensive system of legislation in a small agricultural utopia he named Magnesia. His laws not only govern crime and punishment, but also form a code of conduct for all aspects of life in his ideal state from education, sport and religion to sexual behaviour, marriage and drinking by: Book Summary The major intent of the debate in the Republic is to determine an extended definition of what constitutes Justice in a given state, whether or not a concept of Justice may be determined by citizens in a given state at the time that Plato is writing, and how Justice may be accomplished in a given state (how laws might be enacted that would serve the citizens of a just state in.

Plato's Republic Plato's Republic THE REPUBLIC by Plato ( B.C.) translated by Benjamin Jowett THE INTRODUCTION THE Republic of Plato is the longest of his works with the exception of the Laws, and is certainly the greatest of them.

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Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Plato.; Thomas L Pangle. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. Plato, Laws ("Agamemnon", "Hom. Od. ", "denarius") All Search Click anywhere in the line to jump to another position: book: book 1 book 2 book 3 book 4 book 5 book 6 book 7 book 8 book 9 book 10 book 11 book Next after cases of outrage we shall state for cases of violence one universally inclusive principle of law, to this effect."The Laws," Plato's longest dialogue, has for centuries been recognized as the most comprehensive exposition of the "practical" consequences of his philosophy, a necessary corrective to the more visionary and utopian "Republic." In this animated encounter between a foreign philosopher and a powerful statesman, not only do we see reflected, in.Plato’s Laws Outline of Book I I.

Introductory conversation (ac) The divine origin of legislation, and the human project of inquiring into laws. • (aa) Zeus and Apollo credited with the origin of Cretan and Spartan laws. • (a-c) A discussion of “constitutions and laws” proposed to fill the.