As the discussion shifts from the just state to the just man, Plato, through the voice of his teacher, enters into the realm of epistemology and metaphysics. It is here where Plato discusses his idea of the good as the cause of knowledge. He is the first to form a systematic method of knowledge, and his ideas anticipat... ... middle of paper ... ...p://www.britannica.com/bcom/eb/article/3/ 0,5716,115123+2+108556,00.html. Accessed on December 26, 2000. Beavers, Anthony F. and Christopher Planneaux.
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This dialogue takes place on the Isle of the Blessed where the now-immortals Achilles, Socrates, Aristophanes and Euripides live. Lasthenia3, a philosopher from ancient Greece, has brought Plato to the island and, naturally a discussion begins. The discussion, as promised, brings in the ideas of justice from many different points of view and ends with the unannounced entrance of Richard Kraut to add yet another twist. Characters of the dia... ... middle of paper ... ...versity Press, 1998. Euripides.
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