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    Aristotle on Musical Catharsis and the Pleasure of a Good Story.G. R. F. Ferrari - 2019 - Phronesis 64 (2):117-171.
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  2. Glaucon’s Reward, Philosophy’s Debt: The Myth of Er.G. R. F. Ferrari - 2008 - In Catalin Partenie (ed.), Plato's Myths. Cambridge University Press.
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    Listening to the Cicadas: A Study of Plato's Phaedrus.G. R. F. Ferrari - 1987 - Cambridge University Press.
    The focus of this account is how myth and formal argument in the dialogue Phaedrus complement and reinforce each other in Plato's philosophy. Not only is the dialogue in its formal structure a joining of myth and argument, but the philosophic life that it praises is also shaped by the limitations of argument and the importance of mythical and poetic understanding. The book is written for anyone seriously interested in Plato's thought and in the history of literary theory or of (...)
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    The Cambridge Companion to Plato’s Republic.G. R. F. Ferrari (ed.) - 2007 - Cambridge University Press.
    This Companion provides a fresh and comprehensive account of this outstanding work, which remains among the most frequently read works of Greek philosophy, indeed of Classical antiquity in general. The sixteen essays, by authors who represent various academic disciplines, bring a spectrum of interpretive approaches to bear in order to aid the understanding of a wide-ranging audience, from first-time readers of the Republic who require guidance, to more experienced readers who wish to explore contemporary currents in the work’s interpretation. The (...)
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  5. Socratic Irony as Pretence.G. R. F. Ferrari - 2008 - Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 34:1-33.
     
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  6. City and Soul in Plato's Republic.G. R. F. Ferrari - 2003 - University of Chicago Press.
    Tracing a central theme of Plato's Republic , G. R. F. Ferrari reconsiders in this study the nature and purpose of the comparison between the structure of society and that of the individual soul. In four chapters, Ferrari examines the personalities and social status of the brothers Glaucon and Adeimantus, Plato's notion of justice, coherence in Plato's description of the decline of states, and the tyrant and the philosopher king—a pair who, in their different ways, break with the terms of (...)
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    Self-Knowledge in Plato's Phaedrus.G. R. F. Ferrari & Charles L. Griswold - 1988 - Philosophical Review 97 (3):408.
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    Listening to the Cicadas: A Study of Plato's Phaedrus.A. W. Price & G. R. F. Ferrari - 1990 - Philosophical Review 99 (3):447.
  9. Williams and the City-Soul Analogy (Plato, Republic 435e and 544d).G. R. F. Ferrari - 2009 - Ancient Philosophy 29 (2):407-413.
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    The Struggle in the Soul: Plato, Phaedrus 253c7-255a.G. R. F. Ferrari - 1985 - Ancient Philosophy 5 (1):1-10.
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    The Meaninglessness of Gardens.G. R. F. Ferrari - 2010 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 68 (1):33-45.
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  12. Listening to the Cicadas: A Study of Plato's Phaedrus.G. R. F. Ferrari - 1990 - Cambridge University Press.
    This full-length study of Plato's dialogue Phaedrus, now in paperback, is written in the belief that such concerted scrutiny of a single dialogue is an important part of the project of understanding Plato so far as possible 'from the inside' - of gaining a feel for the man's philosophy. The focus of this account is on how the resources both of persuasive myth and of formal argument, for all that Plato sets them in strong contrast, nevertheless complement and reinforce each (...)
     
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    Plato, Republic 9.585c-D.G. R. F. Ferrari - 2002 - Classical Quarterly 52 (1):383-388.
  14. Strauss's Plato.G. R. F. Ferrari - 1997 - Arion 5 (2).
     
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  15. The Freedom of Platonic Myth.G. R. F. Ferrari - 2012 - In Catherine Collobert, Pierre Destrée & Francisco J. Gonzalez (eds.), Plato and Myth: Studies on the Use and Status of Platonic Myths. Brill.
     
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  16. Vegetti's Callipolis: A Discussion of Mario Vegetti (Trans.And Comm.), Platone: La Repubblica.G. R. F. Ferrari - 2002 - In David Sedley (ed.), Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy Volume Xxiii: Winter 2002. Oxford University Press.
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    The History Of Mimesis. [REVIEW]G. R. F. Ferrari - 2004 - The Classical Review 54 (1):67-69.
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    PLATO'S ALCIBIADES N. Denyer (Ed.): Plato : Alcibiades. Pp. Xi + 254. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. Paper, £15.95 (Cased, £45). ISBN: 0-521-63414-8 (0-521-63281-1 Hbk). [REVIEW]G. R. F. Ferrari - 2003 - The Classical Review 53 (02):296-.
  19. Listening to the Cicadas: A Study of Plato's "Phaedrus".G. R. F. Ferrari - 1988 - Phronesis 33 (2):216-224.
     
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    The History of Mimesis S. Halliwell: The Aesthetics of Mimesis. Ancient Texts and Modern Problems . Pp. XV + 424. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2002. Paper, £17.95 (Cased, £45). Isbn: 0-691-09258-3 (0-691-04882-7 Hbk). [REVIEW]G. R. F. Ferrari - 2004 - The Classical Review 54 (01):67-.
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    Plato the Writer.G. R. F. Ferrari - 2015 - Epoché: A Journal for the History of Philosophy 19 (2):191-203.
    In this talk I consider a body of my more recent work in order to isolate the shared approach that it takes to reading Platonic dialogue, an approach which had been absent from my writing on Plato up to that point and is largely absent from any of the traditions that influence how most of us read Plato. Its key feature is a refusal to treat the character Socrates as operating as if he were Plato’s secret agent within the dialogue—as (...)
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    Williams and the City-Soul Analogy.G. R. F. Ferrari - 2009 - Ancient Philosophy 29 (2):407-413.
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    Phaedrus Listening to the Cicadas: A Study of Plato's Phaedrus. [REVIEW]G. B. Kerferd, Plato, C. J. Rowe & G. R. F. Ferrari - 1989 - Journal of Hellenic Studies 109:226.
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    Plato’s Alcibiades. [REVIEW]G. R. F. Ferrari - 2003 - The Classical Review 53 (2):296-298.
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    Plato, Republic 9.585c–D.G. R. F. Ferrari - 2002 - Classical Quarterly 52 (1):383-388.
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    Colloquium 4.G. R. F. Ferrari - 1990 - Proceedings of the Boston Area Colloquium of Ancient Philosophy 6 (1):115-140.
  27. Moral Fecundity: A Discussion of A. W. Price, Love and Friendship in Plato and Aristotle.G. R. F. Ferrari - 1991 - Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 9:169-184.
     
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  28. Plato: 'The Republic'.G. R. F. Ferrari & Tom Griffith (eds.) - 2000 - Cambridge University Press.
    First published in 2000, this translation of one of the great works of Western political thought is based on the assumption that when Plato chose the dialogue form for his writing, he intended these dialogues to sound like conversations - although conversations of a philosophical sort. In addition to a vivid, dignified and accurate rendition of Plato's text, the student and general reader will find many aids to comprehension in this volume: an introduction that assesses the cultural background to the (...)
     
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  29. Review: Plato: Alcibiades. [REVIEW]G. R. F. Ferrari - 2003 - The Classical Review 53 (2):296-298.
  30. Vegetti's Callipolis: A Discussion of Mario Vegetti Et Al., Platone: La Repubblica.G. R. F. Ferrari - 2002 - Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 23:225-245.
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  31. Plato's 'Republic': A Critical Guide.Mark L. Mcpherran, G. R. F. Ferrari, Rachel Barney, Julia Annas, Rachana Kamtekar & Nicholas D. Smith (eds.) - 2010 - Cambridge University Press.
    Plato's Republic has proven to be of astounding influence and importance. Justly celebrated as Plato's central text, it brings together all of his prior works, unifying them into a comprehensive vision that is at once theological, philosophical, political, and moral. These essays provide a a state-of-the-art research picture of the most interesting aspects of the Republic, and address questions that continue to puzzle and provoke, such as: Does Plato succeed in his argument that the life of justice is the most (...)
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