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Author Penner, Terry, 1936-

Title Plato's Lysis / Terry Penner, Christopher Rowe
Published Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 366 pages)
Series Cambridge studies in the dialogues of Plato
Cambridge studies in the dialogues of Plato.
Contents Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; PART I An analysis of the Lysis; PART II The theory of the Lysis; Epilogue; Translation of the Lysis; Bibliography; Index of names; Index of subjects
Summary The Lysis is a particularly puzzling Platonic dialogue which explores the subject of friendship, love and desire. This book challenges the widely-held view that it is a philosophical failure and shows how it offers key theories on human action and desire central to understanding the Platonic dialogues as a whole
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 352-358) and indexes
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Plato. Lysis.
Plato v427-v347 Lysis gnd
Plato. Lysis. swd
Lysis (Plato) fast (OCoLC)fst01358443
Subject Language and languages -- Philosophy.
PHILOSOPHY -- History & Surveys -- Ancient & Classical.
Language and languages -- Philosophy.
Lysis (Plato)
Filosofia grega.
Filosofia antiga.
Form Electronic book
Author Rowe, C. J
ISBN 9780511482588