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Author Garner, John V., author

Title The emerging good in Plato's Philebus / John V. Garner
Published Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (pages cm)
Series Rereading ancient philosophy
Rereading ancient philosophy.
Contents Basic dialectical concepts -- The learning procedure -- The mixed life and its causes -- Pure pleasure and knowledge in the order of the good life -- The intrinsic goodness of pure pleasure -- Purity and the sciences -- Conclusion: Why should the good come to be?
Notes Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral)--Villanova, 2014
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Plato. Philebus.
Ethics, Ancient.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0810135604 (electronic bk.)
9780810135604 (electronic bk.)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)