Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2014

208 Pages

7.7 x 5.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199646166

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John McDowell and Lesley Brown

Oxford World's Classics

  • A new edition of one of Plato's finest dialogues, outstanding both for its philosophy and its literary artistry.
  • Accurate, readable, and widely admired translation by John McDowell, first published in the Clarendon Plato series.
  • New introduction and notes by Lesley Brown.
  • The valuable introduction locates the work in Plato's oeuvre, and explains some of the competing understandings of its overall meaning. The notes elucidate Plato's arguments, and draw connections within the work and with other philosophical discussions.
  • The edition includes a synopsis, index, and select bibliography.

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