Skip to content
Register Sign in Wishlist
Look Inside The Composition of Plato's Apology

The Composition of Plato's Apology

  • Date Published: October 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107438125

Paperback

Add to wishlist

Looking for an inspection copy?

This title is not currently available on inspection

Description
Product filter button
Description
Contents
Resources
Courses
About the Authors
  • Originally published in 1933, this book examines the arguments surrounding the relation of Plato's Apology to the actual speech delivered by Socrates at his trial. Hackforth compares Plato's account to that of Xenophon, and examines Plato's possible philosophical or historical motives in the creation of his account of Socrates' defence. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in Platonic or Socratic philosophy.

    Customer reviews

    Not yet reviewed

    Be the first to review

    Review was not posted due to profanity

    ×

    , create a review

    (If you're not , sign out)

    Please enter the right captcha value
    Please enter a star rating.
    Your review must be a minimum of 12 words.

    How do you rate this item?

    ×

    Product details

    • Date Published: October 2014
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107438125
    • length: 186 pages
    • dimensions: 198 x 129 x 10 mm
    • weight: 0.19kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    1. Introduction
    2. The Apology of Xenophon and the date of Plato's Apology
    3. The motive of Plato's Apology
    4. The meaning of the indictment
    5. The defence of the Platonic Socrates
    6. The second and third speeches and the total picture of Socrates
    Additional notes
    Index.

  • Author

    R. Hackforth

Sign In

Please sign in to access your account

Cancel

Not already registered? Create an account now. ×

Sorry, this resource is locked

Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email lecturers@cambridge.org

Register Sign in
Please note that this file is password protected. You will be asked to input your password on the next screen.

» Proceed

You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.

Continue ×

Continue ×

Continue ×

Find content that relates to you

Join us online

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read more Close

Are you sure you want to delete your account?

This cannot be undone.

Cancel

Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.

If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.

×
Please fill in the required fields in your feedback submission.
×