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Apology

  [english | 400]  

Plato


Summary: [A Mathematicians Apology is a 1940 essay by British mathematician G. H. Hardy. It concerns the aesthetics of mathematics with some personal content and gives the layman an insight into the mind of a working mathematician.]
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Charmides

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Plato


Summary: [Charmides by Plato. The Charmides is a dialogue of Plato in which Socrates engages a handsome and popular boy in a conversation about the meaning of sophrosyne a Greek word usually translated into English as temperance self-control or restraint . As is typical with Platonic dialogues the two never arrive at a completely satisfactory definition but the discussion nevertheless raises many important ...]
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Critias

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Plato


Summary: [Critias by Plato. Critias one of Plato s late dialogues contains the story of the mighty island kingdom Atlantis and its attempt to conquer Athens. Critias is the second of a projected trilogy of dialogues preceded by Timaeus and followed by Hermocrates though the latter was possibly never written and Critias was left incomplete.]
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Crito

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Plato


Summary: [The Crito is a short but important dialogue by the ancient Greek philosopher Plato. It is a conversation between Socrates and his wealthy friend Crito regarding justice (dike) injustice (adikia) and the appropriate response to injustice. Socrates thinks that injustice may not be answered with injustice and refuses Critos offer to finance his escape from prison. This dialogue contains an ancient ...]
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Euthydemus

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Plato


Summary: [Euthydemus by Plato. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.]
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Euthyphro

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Plato


Summary: [Euthyphro by Plato. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.]
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Gorgias

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Plato


Summary: [Gorgias by Plato. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.]
Genres: [non-fiction | philosophyDownloads: 32

Ion

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Plato


Summary: [Ion by Plato. Plato s classic dialog Ion is now available through Buki Editions ]
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Laches

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Plato


Summary: [Laches by Plato. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.]
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Le Kama Sutra

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Vatsyayana


Summary: [Le Kmastra (compos de Kma le dsir (galement dieu de lamour quivalent indien dros ou de Cupidon) et Stra laphorisme (soit Les Aphorismes du dsir) - est un recueil indien crit entre le IVe sicle et le VIIe sicle attribu Vtsyyana.Le Kmastra est un trait classique de lhindouisme]
Genres: [non-fiction | psychology | human sexualityDownloads: 395

Meno

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Plato


Summary: [Colonel Markesan and Less Pleasant People is a collection of stories by authors August Derleth and Mark Schorer writing in collaboration. It was released in 1966 by Arkham House in an edition of 2405 copies. The stories were written while the two authors shared a cabin on the Wisconsin River in Sauk City during the summer of 1931. Most of the stories were published in the magazine Weird Tales. ...]
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Parmenides

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Plato


Summary: [Parmenides by Plato. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.]
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Phaedo

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Plato


Summary: [Phaedo by Plato. Library of Liberal Arts title.]
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Protagoras

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Plato


Summary: [Protagoras by Plato. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.]
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Statesman

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Plato


Summary: [Statesman by Plato. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.]
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Symposium

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Plato


Summary: [The Symposium (Ancient Greek: ) is a philosophical dialogue written by Plato sometime after 385 BC. It is a discussion on the nature of love taking the form of a group of speeches both satirical and serious given by a group of men at a symposium or a wine drinking gathering at the house of the tragedian Agathon at Athens.]
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The Kama Sutra

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Vatsyayana


Summary: [The Kama Sutra is an ancient Indian text widely considered to be the standard work on human sexual behavior in Sanskrit literature written by the Indian scholar Vatsyayana. A portion of the work consists of practical advice on sex. Kma means sensual or sexual pleasure and stra are the guidlines of yoga the word itself means thread in Sanskrit.The Kama Sutra is the oldest and most notable of a ...]
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Theaetetus

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Plato


Summary: [Theaetetus by Plato. M J Levett s elegant translation of Theaetetus first published in 1928 is here revised by Myles Burnyeat to reflect contemporary standards of accuracy while retainingn the style imagery and idiomatic speech for which the Levett translation is unparalleled. Bernard Williams concise introduction illuminates the powerful argument of this complex dialogue and illustrates its ...]
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Timaeus

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Plato


Summary: [Timaeus by Plato. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.]
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