By Sara Ahbel-Rappe,Rachana Kamtekar

Written through a very good overseas crew of students, this Companion explores the profound impact of Socrates at the heritage of Western philosophy.

  • Discusses the lifetime of Socrates and key philosophical doctrines linked to him
  • Covers the total diversity of Socratic stories from the traditional international to modern eu philosophy
  • Examines Socrates’ position within the greater philosophical traditions of the Hellenistic international, the Roman Empire, the Arabic global, the Renaissance, and modern Europe
  • Addresses interdisciplinary topics corresponding to Socrates and Nietzsche, Socrates and psychoanalysis, and representations of Socrates in art
  • Helps readers to appreciate the which means and importance of Socrates around the ages

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