Socrates

Title: Socrates

Author: Hunter, Gwen

Publisher: Addison Wesley Longman

Date: 1998

ISBN: 0582718996

This high school textbook examines the Socratic method of seeking wisdom against the background of pre-Socratic philosophy, the historical and political context of Socrates’ trial and his death sentence, and Plato’s four dialogues on the death of Socrates, the Euthyphro, Apology, Crito and Phaedo. It has mostly short, simple paragraphs with cartoons, diagrams and study questions.

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