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  1. Pleasure and Illusion in Plato.Jessica Moss - 2006 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 72 (3):503 - 535.
    Plato links pleasure with illusion, and this link explains his rejection of the view that all desires are rational desires for the good. The Protagoras and Gorgias show connections between pleasure and illusion; the Republic develops these into a psychological theory. One part of the soul is not only prone to illusions, but also incapable of the kind of reasoning that can dispel them. Pleasure appears good; therefore this part of the soul (the appetitive part) desires pleasures qua good but (...)
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  • Quantifiers and Propositional Attitudes.Willard van Orman Quine - 1956 - Journal of Philosophy 53 (5):177-187.
  • Plato. [REVIEW]Matthew Duncombe - 2011 - Philosophical Forum 42 (3):274-275.
     
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  • Socrates and the Early Dialogues.Terry Penner - 1992 - In Richard Kraut (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Plato. Cambridge University Press. pp. 121--69.
     
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  • Thought and Desire in Plato.Terry Penner - 1971 - In Gregory Vlastos (ed.), Plato, Vol. II. pp. 96-118.
  • Akrasia in the Republic: Does Plato Change His Mind?Gabriela Roxana Carone - 2001 - Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 20:107-148.