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Published: 18 January 2001

136 Pages | 9 halftones

ISBN: 9780192854124

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Socrates: A Very Short Introduction

C. C. W. Taylor

A Oxford Paperbacks Publication

Very Short Introductions

  • Explores the relationship between the historical Socrates and the engaging and infuriating figure who appears in Plato's dialogues
  • Examines the enduring image of Socrates as the ideal exemplar of the philosophic life