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Socrates <sup>1</sup>

C. C. W. Taylor

in Pleasure, Mind, and Soul

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199226399
Published online May 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780191710209 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226399.003.0017
 Socrates 1

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This chapter contains a brief account of Socrates' life, including his trial and death, Socratic literature, Socrates' thought, including ethics and religion, and Socrates' later influence. It concludes with a selective bibliography.

Keywords: life; trial; death; Socratic literature; disavowal of wisdom; definitions; religion; ethics

Chapter.  8038 words. 

Subjects: Ancient Philosophy

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