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Basic Platonism: A Journey Through Plato's Cave

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This is an extended sketch of some of the ideas that emerge in the process of leaving Plato's cave, a process I assume to be metaphorical, yet certainly deep, intelligent, and potentially wise. Many of the psychological states of prisoners, scientists, and intelligent children are evoked. This updated edition features a final section involving epiphanies about the higher ...more
Paperback, 72 pages
Published March 12th 2014 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
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Nathan Coppedge
May 04, 2014 Nathan Coppedge rated it really liked it
A moderately assiduous attempt to describe the types of thoughts that emerge if leaving Plato's Cave.

It has signs of polymathy, and succeeds in describing a wide variety of phenomena, including ignorance, illusion, madness, epiphany, disillusionment, collectivity, and denoument.

I have been criticized that the volume is too short to be worth the kindle purchase, but the print volume has nice large print, and treats every proceeding phrase as a quotation, leading to an enjoyable read.

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