The Plato Cult and Other Philosophical Follies

Blackwell (1991)
This is a book of philosophy, written by a philosopher and intended for anyone who knows enough philosophy to have been seriously injured, antagonised, mystified or intoxicated by it. Stove is passionately polemical, a philosophical counterpart to Tom Wolfe. Setting out to deflate a few philosophical reputations, he lambastes both the dead and the living. Yet he says things that need to be said, and that others often lack the courage to say
Keywords Philosophy
Categories (categorize this paper)
Buy the book $23.20 used (56% off)   $23.69 new (55% off)   $35.97 direct from Amazon (31% off)    Amazon page
Call number B29.S815 1991
ISBN(s) 0631177094     9780631177098
DOI 10.2307/2220386
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
Edit this record
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Mark as duplicate
Request removal from index
Revision history
Download options
Our Archive

Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 30,349
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

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA
Pythagorean Powers or a Challenge to Platonism.Colin Cheyne & Charles R. Pigden - 1996 - Australasian Journal of Philosophy 74 (4):639 – 645.
The Four Points of the Compass.James Alexander - 2012 - Philosophy 87 (01):79-107.
The Social Construction of Social Constructionism.Peter Slezak - 1994 - Inquiry : An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 37 (2):139 – 157.

View all 8 citations / Add more citations

Similar books and articles
The Follies of Developmental Theory.Charles Clark - 1989 - Journal of Philosophy of Education 23 (1):135–143.
Added to PP index

Total downloads
31 ( #170,121 of 2,193,297 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
5 ( #42,588 of 2,193,297 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Monthly downloads
My notes
Sign in to use this feature