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Lysis, Phaedrus, and Symposium

Plato

Lysis, Phaedrus, and Symposium

Plato on homosexuality

by Plato

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Prometheus Books in Amherst, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Socrates,
  • Male homosexuality -- Greece -- Early works to 1800,
  • Friendship -- Early works to 1800,
  • Love -- Early works to 1800

  • About the Edition

    In the three dialogues of Lysis, Phaedrus and Symposium, Socrates searches for the truth about love and friendship; in closing so, he reveals how his Athenian contemporaries regarded homosexual love as an educative, aesthetic, and social force.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesPlato on homosexuality
    Statementtranslated by Benjamin Jowett ; with selected retranslation, notes, and introduction by Eugene O"Connor.
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    SeriesGreat books in philosophy
    ContributionsJowett, Benjamin, 1817-1893., O"Connor, Eugene Michael, 1948-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination157 p. ;
    Number of Pages157
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22859568M
    ISBN 100879756322

      Plato on Love: Lysis, Symposium, Phaedrus, Alcibiades, with Selections from Republic and Laws / Edition 1 available in Paperback, NOOK Book Read an excerpt of this book! Add to Wishlist/5(27). Plato on Love: Lysis, Symposium, Phaedrus, Alcibiades, with Selections from Republic and Laws (Hackett Classics) by Plato and a great selection of related books, art .

    Symposium study guide contains a biography of Plato, literature essays, a complete e-text, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis. Phaedrus explains this further by describing that when in front of a boy he loves, a man will be most ashamed or most proud. A city or an army made up of lovers would be the. On the positive side, Nichols refreshingly treats the Lysis as the culmination of Plato’s reflections on eros and philia rather than as an ‘early’ failed attempt superseded by the Phaedrus and the Symposium (, n. 9; and see comments on the limitations of the latter two dialogues: ; , ).Author: Francisco Gonzalez.

    New York: Limited Editions Club, Eugene Karlin. Hardcover. Quarto /2 x 11 bound in natural-grain goatskin vellum-backed boards covered with a pinkish-tannish Swedish paper. Translated from the Greek, with Introductory Analyses, by Benjamin Jowett. Preface by Whitney J. Oates. Illustrated with full- and part-page pen-and-ink drawings by Eugene Karlin. Lysis, or Friendship - The Symposium - Phaedrus by Plato ( Benjamin Jowett) Seller Xochis Bookstore and Gallery Published Condition Fine.


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Lysis/Phaedrus/Symposium book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. And when the other is beside him, he shares his respite from ang /5(16). Lysis is a dialogue of Plato which discusses the nature of friendship.

Lysis The main characters are Socrates, the boys Lysis and Menexenus who are friends, as well as Hippothales, who is in unrequited love with Lysis and therefore, after the initial conversation, hides himself behind the surrounding : $ The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Lysis, Phaedrus, and Symposium: Plato on Homosexuality (Great Books in Philosophy) by Plato at Barnes & Noble.

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In these three dialogues, the Lysis, Phaedrus, and Symposium, Socrates, the gadfly of Athens, searches for the and Symposium book about love and friendship. In doing so, he reveals how his Athenian contemporaries regarded homosexual love as an educative, aesthetic, and social force.

Symposium is fantastic, full of wit and humor. I especially enjoyed Aristophanes' speech and the arrival of This is definitely not my favorite collection of Plato.

I don't particularly enjoy Phaedrus or Lysis and Symposium book begin with/5. (Cp. Charm. ) The dialogue is what would be called in the language of Thrasyllus tentative or inquisitive. The subject is continued in the Phaedrus and Symposium, and treated, with a manifest reference to and Symposium book Lysis, in the eighth and ninth books of the Nicomachean Ethics of Aristotle.

An analysis of his doctrine on love in the Symposium and Phaedrus Introduction Love is a human fact, something that happens to humans; no one would deny : Ricardo Henriquez.

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The Dialogues of Plato: Charmides. Lysis. Laches. Protagoras. Euthydemus. Cratylus. Phaedrus. Ion. Symposium - Ebook written by Plato. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Dialogues of Plato: Charmides.

Lysis. Laches. Reading Plato, Phaedrus. about who needs to be accepted- a lover or a non-lover, art of rhetoric, probability's superiority over truth (I wouldnt have understood this concept without reading 'Gods debris' by Scott Adams), having to summarise after a speech, rules of art/5(1).

The Symposium, Phaedrus, and Lysis are three of Plato's most literary works and are a natural focus for her, given her approach to reading the dialogues, but she also argues in this portion of the book for the continuing significance of Socrates' conception of philosophy today. She finds this conception "captured in his understanding of.

In these three dialogues, the "Lysis, Phaedrus, and Symposium", Socrates, the gadfly of Athens, searches for the truth about love and friendship. In doing so, he reveals how his Athenian contemporaries regarded homosexual love as an educative, aesthetic, and social : Benjamin Jowett.

In the famous Symposium and Phaedrus, written when Socrates was still alive, we find the origin and meaning of love. Cratylus discusses the nature of language. The great masterpiece in ten books, the Republic, concerns righteousness (and involves education, equality of the sexes, the structure of society, and abolition of slavery).

On Homosexuality Lysis, Phaedrus, and Symposium (Book): Plato: Random House, when the other is beside him, he shares his respite from anguish; when he is absent, he likewise shares his longing and being longed for, since he possesses that counterlove which is the image of love, though he supposes it to be friendship rather than love, and calls it by that name (from the Phaedrus).The.

Thus, Phaedrus concludes, Love is the most ancient and most honored of gods, and most capable of ensuring courage and happiness, in this life and the next. Commentary. Before we delve deeper into the discussions of love in the Symposium, it might do well to clarify the nature of male-male and male-female relationships in Ancient Greece.

Both. AHBOnlineReviews!2()"1–4" Mary P. Nichols, Socrates on Friendship and Community: Reflections on Plato’s Symposium, Phaedrus, and Lysis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ISBN Hardback $ I doubt that I can give the reader an adequate sense of.

"The Good, the Bad, and the Neither Good nor Bad in Plato's Lysis." Southern Journal of Philosophy. 38, no. 2 (): – Previous section Study Questions. Easton Press Book Plato Lysis The Symposium Phaedrus Press VG+. $ + $ Shipping. Plato LYSIS, OR FRIENDSHIP THE SYMPOSIUM PHAEDRUS Easton Press 1st Edition 1st P.

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The spiritual and emotional part is elevated into the ideal, to which in the Symposium mankind are described as looking forward, and which in the Phaedrus, as well as in the Phaedo, they are seeking to recover from a former state of existence.

Reflections on Plato's “Symposium,” “Phaedrus,” and “Lysis.” (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Pp. viii, $) Book query Jacob Howland Article author query howland j With very few exceptions—Montaigne comes to mind—modern philosophers have little to say about friendship, and even less that is positive.Find Lysis, or Friendship, the Symposium, Phaedrus by Plato at Biblio.

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