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Platos Republic (Headway Guides for Beginners)
by Harry Eyres
Fired by a passionate desire for justice, "The Republic" is Plato's titanic effort to secure political and individual salvation for troubled humanity by establishing guiding principles in politics, education, metaphysics, ethics, and aesthetics. In this introductory guide, its scope and influence are discussed.
Paperback, 84 pages
Published February 1st 2002 by Hodder & Stoughton
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I suppose this is considered a great work in philosophical circles, but I have little use for extraneous amounts of philosophical wonderings, and will leave it up to those who enjoy such things; and if, one day, some philosopher comes up with some great theory that literally changes the way I thin and live, then I might find some use for it. But this book held little for me but the ramblings of men with nothing better to do with their time but make pointless premises and then try to find fallaci ...more