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Title Knowledge and ignorance of self in Platonic philosophy / edited by James M. Ambury, Andy German
Imprint Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2019
book jacket
 RCHSS Library  B398.S45 K56 2019    AVAILABLE    30560400646383
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  B398.S45 K73 2019    AVAILABLE    30530001330240
Descript x, 274 pages ; 24 cm
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Note "If any evidence were needed of a revived interest in Plato's treatment of self-knowledge and self-ignorance, the bibliography at the back of this volume should be evidence enough. Papers, monographs, and symposia on the topic are increasingly thick on the ground"-- Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Introduction: self-knowledge as thematic intersection / Andy German and James M. Ambury -- Self-knowledge and the good / Lloyd P. Gerson -- Two faces of platonic self-knowledge: Alcibiades I and Charmides / Thomas Tuozzo -- Socratic self-knowledge and the limits of Epistēmē / Drew A. Hyland -- Socratic wisdom and platonic knowledge in the dialogues of Plato / Sara Ahbel-Rappe -- Between ascent and descent: self-knowledge and Plato's Allegory of the cave / James M. Ambury -- Self-knowledge and the use of the self in the Platonic theages / Brian Marrin -- Between biography and biology: bios and self-knowledge in Plato's Phaedrus / Sara Brill -- A toil-loving soul / Jeremy Bell -- Mathematical self-ignorance and sophistry: Theodorus and Protagoras / Andy German -- Why is knowledge of ignorance good? / Marina McCoy -- Self-knowledge in Plato's symposium / Eric Sanday -- Double ignorance and the perversion of self-knowledge / Danielle A. Layne -- Philebus, laws, and self-ignorance / Harold Tarrant
Subject Plato
Self-knowledge, Theory of
Alt Author Ambury, James M., editor
German, Andy R., editor
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