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Author Smith, Nicholas D., 1949- author

Title Summoning knowledge in Plato's Republic / Nicholas D. Smith
Edition First edition
Published Oxford ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 205 pages)
Summary Nicholas D. Smith considers an original interpretation of the Republic, presenting it as a work about knowledge and education. Smith pays particular attention to Plato's use of images as representations of higher realities in education, as well as the power of knowledge in the Republic
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on August 26, 2019)
Subject Plato. Republic -- Criticism and interpretation
Republic (Plato)
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0191878758