Kriterion: Journal of Philosophy 58 (138):557-576 (2017)

Abstract
Resumo O argumento do Terceiro Homem presente no “Parmênides” constitui uma formidável objeção à teoria das Ideias, à qual Platão não apresentou resposta explícita. A despeito disso, cremos ser possível haurir da filosofia platônica uma solução para a referida objeção, solução esta que estaria verossimilmente à disposição do filósofo. Sendo assim, compreende-se que Platão não tenha sido forçado a renunciar à teoria das Ideias, ao menos no que se refere às dificuldades que o Terceiro Homem lhe opõe.The Third Man Argument presented in the “Parmenides” is a formidable objection to the Theory of Forms, one which Plato did not provide an explicit answer to. In spite of that we believe it is possible to draw from Plato’s philosophy a solution to the referred objection, and one which likely would be available to the philosopher. Thus, it becomes clear that Plato was not forced to renounce his Theory of Forms, at least with regard to the difficulties that the Third Man Argument raises to it.
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
DOI 10.1590/0100-512x2017n13706gcac
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 62,401
External links

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

The Third Man Argument in the Parmenides.Gregory Vlastos - 1954 - Philosophical Review 63 (3):319-349.
The Cambridge Companion to Plato.Richard Kraut (ed.) - 1992 - Cambridge University Press.
Plato and the Third Man.Colin Strang & D. A. Rees - 1963 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 37 (1):147-176.

View all 8 references / Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Ser E discurso no parmênides de platão.Eliane Christina Souza - 2010 - Philósophos - Revista de Filosofia 15 (1):87-118.
An Ambivalence in Plato's Theory of Forms.John Frederick Pepple - 1984 - Dissertation, University of Minnesota
Plato’s Third Man Argument.Zhi-hue Wang - 2008 - Proceedings of the Xxii World Congress of Philosophy 2:197-203.
Plato's Third Man and the Limits of Cognition.Robert A. Brinkley - 1982 - Australasian Journal of Philosophy 60 (2):152 – 157.
Parmenides in Plato’s Parmenides.Andreas Graeser - 2000 - Bochumer Philosophisches Jahrbuch Fur Antike Und Mittelalter 5 (1):1-16.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2017-12-19

Total views
26 ( #418,291 of 2,445,485 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
1 ( #457,040 of 2,445,485 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes