• Plato's Symposium: A Translation by Seth Benardete with Commentaries by Allan Bloom and Seth Benardete

    Plato, Allan Bloom wrote, is "the most erotic of philosophers," and his Symposium is one of the greatest works on the nature of love ever written. This new edition brings together the English translation of the renowned Plato scholar and translator, Seth Benardete, with two illuminating commentaries on it: Benardete's "On Plato's Symposium" and All...

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  • Plato Symposium (Hackett Classics)

    A model of the kind of text one needs for lecture courses: the translation is extremely readable and made even more accessible by intelligent printing decisions (on dividing the text, spacing for clarification, etc.); the notes are kept to a minimum but appear when they are really needed for comprehension and are truly informative. And the introduc...

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  • Symposium Of Plato: Shelley Translation

    Symposium Of Plato: Shelley Translation [Paperback] [Jul 01, 2002] Shelley, P...

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  • The Dialogues of Plato, Volume 2: The Symposium

    R. E. Allen’s superb new translation of Plato’s Symposium brings this classic text to life for modern readers. Allen supplements his translation with a commentary that not only enriches our understanding of Plato’s philosophy and the world of Greek antiquity but also provides insights into present-day philosophical concerns.  Allen reveals t...

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    • Brand: Yale University Press

  • Symposium (Oxford World's Classics)

    In his celebrated masterpiece, Symposium, Plato imagines a high-society dinner-party in Athens in 416 BC. The guests--including the comic poet Aristophanes and Plato's mentor Socrates--each deliver a short speech in praise of love. The sequence of dazzling speeches culminates in Socrates' famous account of the views of Diotima, a prophetess who tau...

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    • Brand: Oxford University Press USA

  • Six Great Dialogues: Apology, Crito, Phaedo, Phaedrus, Symposium, The Republic (Dover Thrift Editions)

    Plato's brilliant dialogues, written in the fourth century B.C., rank among Western civilization's most important philosophical works. Presented as a series of probing conversations between Socrates and his students and fellow citizens, they form a magnificent dialectical quest that examines enduring political, ethical, metaphysical, and epistemolo...

    • ASIN: 0486454657
    • Brand: Plato/ Jowett, Benjamin (TRN)

  • Plato: Complete Works

    Outstanding translations by leading contemporary scholars--many commissioned especially for this volume--are presented here in the first single edition to include the entire surviving corpus of works attributed to Plato in antiquity. In his introductory essay, John Cooper explains the presentation of these works, discusses questions concerning the ...

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  • Plato: Five Dialogues: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Meno, Phaedo (Hackett Classics)

    The second edition of Five Dialogues presents G. M. A. Grube's distinguished translations, as revised by John Cooper for Plato, Complete Works. A number of new or expanded footnotes are also included along with an updated bibliography....

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    • Brand: imusti

  • The Symposium (Penguin Classics)

    A fascinating discussion on sex, gender, and human instincts, as relevant today as everIn the course of a lively drinking party, a group of Athenian intellectuals exchange views on eros, or desire. From their conversation emerges a series of subtle reflections on gender roles, sex in society and the sublimation of basic human instincts. The discuss...

    • ASIN: 0140449272
    • Brand: imusti

  • A Plato Reader: Eight Essential Dialogues (Hackett Classics)

    A Plato Reader offers eight of Plato's best-known works--Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Meno, Phaedo, Symposium, Phaedrus, and Republic--unabridged, expertly introduced and annotated, and in widely admired translations by C. D. C. Reeve, G. M. A. Grube, Alexander Nehamas, and Paul Woodruff.The collection features Socrates as its central character and a...

    • ASIN: 1603848118
    • Brand: Brand: Hackett Publishing Co.

  • Plato : Meno (Focus Philosophical Library)

    This is an English translation of Plato’s Socratic dialogue attempting to achieve a definition of virtue that applies equally to all particular virtues and serves as a great introduction to Socratic dialogues. It contains a short introduction, notes, standard Stephanus numbers, speech numbers, and an appendix containing a unique gallery of step-b...

    • ASIN: 0941051714

  • Plato : Phaedo (Focus Philosophical Library)

    This is an English translation of one of Plato’s great dialogues of Socrates talking about death, dying, and the soul due to his impending execution. Included is an introduction and glossary of key terms. Focus Philosophical Library translations are close to and are non-interpretative of the original text, with the notes and a glossary intending ...

    • ASIN: 0941051692
    • Brand: Brand: Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Co.

  • Plato on Love: Lysis, Symposium, Phaedrus, Alcibiades, with Selections from Republic and Laws (Hackett Classics)

    This collection features Plato's writings on sex and love in the preeminent translations of Stanley Lombardo, Paul Woodruff and Alexander Nehamas, D. S. Hutchinson, and C. D. C. Reeve.Reeve's Introduction provides a wealth of historical information about Plato and Socrates, and the sexual norms of classical Athens. His introductory essay looks clos...

    • ASIN: 0872207889
    • Brand: Brand: Hackett Publishing Co.

  • Symposium

    New translation by Tom Griffith In Symposium, a group of Athenian aristocrats attend a party held by Agathon to celebrate his victory in the drama festival of the Dionysia. They talk about love until the drunken Alcibiades bursts in, and decides to talk about Socrates instead. "Symposium" gives a picture of the sparkling society that was Athens at ...

    • ASIN: 9626343834

  • Symposium and Phaedrus (Everyman's Library)

     It has been said that, after the Bible, Plato's dialogues are the most influential books in Western culture. Of the dialogues, the Symposium is the most delightful and accessible, requiring no special knowledge of ancient Greek philosophy or customs. Dramatizing a party in fifth-century B.C. Athens, the deceptively unassuming Symposium introduce...

    • ASIN: 0375411747

  • Symposium Of Plato : Shelley Translation

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  • Plato's Symposium : A Translation by Seth Benardete with Commentaries by Allan Bloom and Seth Benardete

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  • Plato's Best Thoughts : Compiled from Prof. Jowett's Translation of the Dialogues of Plato

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  • Plato's Best Thoughts Compiled from Prof. Jowett's Translation of the Dialogues of Plato

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  • Plato's Best Thoughts, Compiled from Prof. Jowett's Translation of the Dialogues of Plato

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  • Plato's Best Thoughts Compiled from Prof. Jowett's Translation of the Dialogues of Plato

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  • Plato's Best Thoughts Compiled from Prof. Jowett's Translation of the Dialogues of Plato

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  • THE SYMPOSIUM by Plato - FULL Audio Book - Ancient Greek Philosophy

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