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Plato's Democratic Entanglements

Athenian Politics and the Practice of Philosophy

Plato's Democratic Entanglements( )
Author: Monoson, S. Sara
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Princeton University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $30.95
Book Description:

In this book, Sara Monoson challenges the longstanding and widely held view that Plato is a virulent opponent of all things democratic. She does not, however, offer in its place the equally mistaken idea that he is somehow a partisan of democracy. Instead, she argues that we should attend more closely to Plato's suggestion that democracy is horrifying and exciting, and she seeks to explain why he found it morally and politically intriguing.

Monoson focuses on Plato's...
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Detailed Subjects: Philosophy / History & Surveys / Ancient & Classical
Political Science / Political Ideologies / Democracy
Political Science / World / European
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.201 x 8.853 x 0.738 Inches
Book Weight:0.812 Pounds

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