David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Journal of the History of Philosophy 43 (2) (2005)
: This paper questions whether the relationship between Socrates and his young followers could ever have been treated by Plato in the same fashion as it is treated in the Platonic Theages, where the terminology of synousia is repeatedly applied to it. It argues that in minimizing the part played by knowledge, and in maximizing the role of the divine and of erōs, the work creates a 'Socrates' who conforms to the educational ideology of the Academy of Polemo in the period 314-270 B.C. I indicate how this may assist our understanding of Arcesilaus' Socraticism, and suggest ways in which the work may have found its present place in the corpus
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Jacob Howland (2006). Kierkegaard and Socrates: A Study in Philosophy and Faith. Cambridge University Press.
William Prior (1998). Plato and the "Socratic Fallacy". Phronesis 43 (2):97 - 113.
David Levy (2005). Techne and the Problem of Socratic Philosophy in the Gorgias. Apeiron 38 (4):185-227.
Harold Tarrant (2005). Socratic Synousia : A Post-Platonic Myth? Journal of the History of Philosophy 43 (2):131-155.
W. J. (1998). Plato and the "Socratic Fallacy". Phronesis 43 (2):97-113.
Gregory Vlastos (1971). The Philosophy of Socrates. Garden City, N.Y.,Anchor Books.
Gregory Vlastos (1980). The Philosophy of Socrates: A Collection of Critical Essays. University of Notre Dame Press.
Catherine H. Zuckert (2009). Plato's Philosophers: The Coherence of the Dialogues. The University of Chicago Press.
Shaun O'Dwyer (2006). The Unacknowledged Socrates in the Works of Luce Irigaray. Hypatia 21 (2):28-44.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads10 ( #324,495 of 1,792,869 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #464,728 of 1,792,869 )
How can I increase my downloads?