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Title Reason and religion in Socratic philosophy / edited by Nicholas D. Smith, Paul B. Woodruff
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 226 pages)
Contents Introduction -- Socrates, politics, and religion / Richard Kraut -- Socrates the Apollonian? / C.D.C. Reeve -- The trial of Socrates: and a religious crisis / Robert Parker -- Socratic piety / Gregory Vlastos -- Socrates' gods and the Daimonion / Thomas C. Brickhouse, Nicholas D. Smith -- Does piety pay? Socrates and Plato on prayer and sacrifice / Mark L. McPherran -- A new assessment of Socratic philosophy of religion / Asli Gocer -- Socrates and the irrational / Paul Woodruff -- Socrates at Colonus: A hero for the academy / Stephen A. White -- Socrates and his Daimonion: correspondence among Gregory Vlastos, Thomas C. Brickhouse, Mark L. McPherran, and Nicholas D. Smith -- Works cited -- Index of ancient authors and sources -- General Index
Summary This volume brings together mostly previously unpublished studies by prominent historians, classicists, and philosophers on the roles and effects of religion in Socratic philosophy and on the trial of Socrates. Among the contributors are Thomas C. Brickhouse, Asli Gocer, Richard Kraut, Mark L. McPherran, Robert C.T. Parker, C.D.C. Reeve, Nicholas D. Smith, Gregory Vlastos, Stephen A. White, and Paul B. Woodruff
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-213) and indexes
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Subject Socrates -- Religion.
Form Electronic book
Author Smith, Nicholas D., 1949-
Woodruff, Paul, 1943-
LC no. 99087810
ISBN 0195350928 (electronic bk.)
1423760530 (electronic bk.)
9780195350920 (electronic bk.)
9781423760535 (electronic bk.)