Blackwell Great Minds

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Abstract

Socrates presents a compelling case for some life-changing conclusions that follow from a close reading of Socrates' arguments. Offers a highly original study of Socrates and his thought, accessible to contemporary readers. Argues that through studying Socrates we can learn practical wisdom to apply to our lives. Lovingly crafted with humour, thought-experiments and literary references (from the Iliad to Harry Potter), and with close reading sof key Socratic arguments. Aids readers with diagrams to make clear complex arguments.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Number of pages213
ISBN (Print)9781405150859
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 11 2009
Externally publishedYes

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Socrates
Close Reading
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Practical Wisdom
Harry Potter
Iliad
Thought
Thought Experiments
Diagrams

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Blackwell Great Minds. / Rudebusch, George H.

Wiley-Blackwell, 2009. 213 p.

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Rudebusch, George H. / Blackwell Great Minds. Wiley-Blackwell, 2009. 213 p.
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