Socratic Methods

In Nicholas D. Smith, Russell E. Jones & Ravi Sharma (eds.), The Bloomsbury Companion to Socrates, 2nd ed. London, UK: (forthcoming)
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This selective and opinionated overview of English-language scholarship on the philosophical method(s) of Plato's Socrates discusses whether this Socrates has any expertise or method, how he examines others and why, and how he exhorts others to care about wisdom and the state of their soul.



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Plato: Complete Works.J. M. Cooper (ed.) - 1997 - Hackett.
Plato's ethics.Terence Irwin - 1995 - New York: Oxford University Press.
Socrates, ironist and moral philosopher.Gregory Vlastos - 1991 - Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press.

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