By G. Lowes Dickinson
First released in 1930, this publication offers an imagined account of dialog among Plato and ‘A sleek younger Man’. within the first half, political and social associations are thought of and estate, types of executive, socialism, the keep watch over of inhabitants, battle and schooling, are mentioned. the second one half examines the assumption of actual items together with the innovations of fact, paintings and love. during this paintings, the writer sees Plato reaffirming his trust that actual items come from a few better global, which it's the future of the spirits to pursue.
Read or Download After Two Thousand Years: A Dialogue between Plato and A Modern Young Man: Volume 1 (Routledge Revivals: Collected Works of G. Lowes Dickinson) PDF
Similar modern philosophy books
During this booklet, T. L. brief corrects common misconceptions of Peirce's conception of symptoms and demonstrates its relevance to modern analytic philosophy of language, brain and technology. Peirce's conception of brain, naturalistic yet nonreductive, bears on debates of Fodor and Millikan, between others. His concept of inquiry avoids foundationalism and subjectivism, whereas his account of reference expected perspectives of Kripke and Putnam.
Together with his speak of the "death of God", the thinker Friedrich Nietzsche provided a analysis of the long run that's either tricky and hugely topical. even though this were the topic of exhaustive dialogue in reference to the ensuing sensible challenge of the lack of values, its relevance for the prestige and selfunderstanding of the theoretical sciences has no longer been broached.
Nietzsche's Ecce Homo was once released posthumously in 1908, 8 years after his loss of life, and has been variously defined ever on account that as dead, mad, or purely inscrutable. by contrast backdrop, Nicholas D. extra presents the 1st whole and compelling research of the paintings, and argues that this so-called autobiography is as an alternative a satire.
Retrace le parcours de ce logicien philosophe, de l'Idéographie (1879) aux Ecrits posthumes. L'invention d'une écriture conceptuelle, l. a. définition logique du nombre ainsi que los angeles croyance en un monde de pensées, targets, communicables et éternelles sont les trois volets présentés. « Copyright Electre »
- Manifest Activity: Thomas Reid's Theory of Action
- The Rise of Modern Philosophy: A New History of Western Philosophy, Volume 3
- Beyond Philosophy: Ethics, History, Marxism, and Liberation Theology (New Critical Theory)
- Contesting Nietzsche
Additional info for After Two Thousand Years: A Dialogue between Plato and A Modern Young Man: Volume 1 (Routledge Revivals: Collected Works of G. Lowes Dickinson)