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    Mathematics and the Conversion of the Mind: Republic VII 522c1-531e.lan Robins - 1995 - Ancient Philosophy 15 (2):359-391.
    An account of how the mathematical sciences turn the mind away from becoming and towards being. There are four main conclusions. 1. The study of numbers, when treated independently of the other sciences, uses a particular conception of the nature of numbers to detach the mind from the influence of perceptible objects. 2. The study of ratios and proportions, explicitly the core of Plato's harmonics, is fundamental also to plane and solid geometry and astronomy. 3. Ratios and proportion form the (...)
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    Mathematics and the Conversion of the Mind.lan Robins - 1995 - Ancient Philosophy 15 (2):359-391.
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    Platos Idee des Guten.lan Robins - 1986 - Ancient Philosophy 6:213-218.
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    Mathematics and the Conversion of the Mind: Republic Vii 522c1-531e3.lan Robins - 1995 - Ancient Philosophy 15 (2):359-391.
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