Platos Styles and Characters: Between Literature and Philosophy (Beiträge Zur Altertumskunde) by Gabriele Cornelli
2016 | ISBN: 3110444038 | English | 426 pages | EPUB | 2 MB
The significance of Platos literary style to the content of his ideas is one of the central problems in the study of Plato. This volume presents some of the most recent scholarship on the wide range of issues related to Platos dialogue form. The essays address general questions concerning Platos literary style, the relation of his style to other genres and traditions in Ancient Greece, and Platos characters and his purpose in using them.