Socrates on the Life of Philosophical Inquiry

A Companion to Plato’s Laches

  • Konstantinos Stefou

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Philosophy book series (BRIEFSPHILOSOPH)

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Plato’s Laches Socrates on the Life of Philosophical Inquiry Nicias’ and Laches’ speeches on ‘fighting in armor’ Defects of Homeric education Homeric moral lessons Plato on Good and evil Philosophical discussion on human life Nicias’ definition of andreia Laches’ definition of andreia Nicias and Laches Notions of self and being Justification of Philosophical Inquiry Plato on the Virtue of Courage Plato's treatment of Courage

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  • Konstantinos Stefou
    • 1
  1. 1.University of CologneCologneGermany

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  • Copyright Information The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Religion and Philosophy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-04187-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-04188-5
  • Series Print ISSN 2211-4548
  • Series Online ISSN 2211-4556
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