Six questions of Socrates

Title: Six questions of Socrates

Editor: Phillipps, Christopher

Publisher: W W Norton & Company

Date: 2004

ISBN: 0-393-04956-6

In The Six Questions of Socrates, Christopher Phillipps travels the world asking a whole range of people what virtue, moderation, justice, goodness, courage and piety are, following Socrates method of inquiry. The result is a fascinating insight into human nature, cultural diversity and the value of philosophy for everyday life. Most of all, the reader is challenged to question and clarify their own views. This book is designed to make people think but it is also designed to be accessible. Many young people would get something useful out of it.

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