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Plato's Philosophers: The Coherence of the Dialogues

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Faced with the difficult task of discerning Plato’s true ideas from the contradictory voices he used to express them, scholars have never fully made sense of the many incompatibilities within and between the dialogues. In the magisterial Plato’s Philosophers, Catherine Zuckert explains for the first time how these prose dramas cohere to reveal a comprehensive Platonic un

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Hardcover, 896 pages
Published June 1st 2009 by University Of Chicago Press (first published May 1st 2009)
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