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Allen, Reginald E. 1931-2007

Overview
Works: 51 works in 284 publications in 3 languages and 12,474 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Stories, plots, etc  Study guides  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Dictionaries 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Commentator, Other
Classifications: JC71, 184
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Most widely held works by Reginald E Allen
Greek philosophy : Thales to Aristotle by Reginald E Allen( Book )

31 editions published between 1966 and 1991 in English and French and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings in the History of Philosophy is organized chronologically; thus, each volume may be used independently as introductory, comparative, or reference material in a wide range of courses in philosophy and humanities. Taken together, these eight volumes form an integrated series that skillfully illustrates the contributions and influence of the major figures of Western philosophy from the Greeks to the present
The dialogues of Plato by Plato( Book )

18 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects eight important dialogues by the great Greek philosopher
Studies in Plato's metaphysics by Reginald E Allen( Book )

45 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Socrates and legal obligation by Reginald E Allen( Book )

19 editions published between 1980 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plato's Parmenides by Plato( Book )

30 editions published between 1900 and 1998 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Plato's 'Euthyphro' and earlier theory of Forms by Reginald E Allen( Book )

30 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plato's Euthyphro is important because it gives an excellent example of Socratic dialogue in operation and of the connection of that dialectic with Plato's earlier theory of Forms. Professor Allen's edition of the dialogue provides a translation with interspersed commentary, aimed both at helping the reader who does not have Greek and also elucidating the discussion of the earlier Theory of Forms which follows. The author argues that there is a theory of Forms in the Euthyphro and in other early Platonic dialogues and that this theory is the foundation of Socratic dialogue. However, he maintai
Studies in presocratic philosophy by David J Furley( Book )

25 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The republic by Plato( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This edition, intended for the student and general reader, is accompanied by Allen's notes and introduction. The Republic is, of course, many things: metaphysics and epistemology, moral psychology and ethics, educational theory and aesthetics, and poetry and eschatology. In his introduction, Allen takes up its threshold question - the political - and argues that its particular formulation by Plato had a direct and profound influence on the Founding Fathers and the development of American constitutional law."--Jacket
Symposium by Plato( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A master piece of dramatic dialogue, Plato has few rivals, and in The Symposium he is at his most incisive and entertaining
Apologie de Socrate ; [Suivi de] Criton by Plato( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le texte de Platon est suivi d'un dossier permettant de remettre l'oeuvre en perspective et de la questionner. Il la replace dans l'histoire des idées, analyse le philosophe de l'Agora, s'interroge sur la philosophie comme art de pensée. Comporte un groupement de textes, des prolongements ainsi que l'analyse du tableau de G. Rouault intitulé Le vieux roi (1937)
Ion ; Hippias minor ; Laches ; Protagoras by Plato( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in presocratic philosophy by David J Furley( Book )

8 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dialogues of Plato by Plato( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dialogues of Plato by Plato( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This translation of four of Plato's dialogues brings these classic texts alive for modern readers. Allen introduces and comments on the dialogues in an accessible way, inviting the reader to re-examine the issues Plato continually raises
The dialogues of Plato by Plato( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Presocratic philosophy( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dialogues by Plato( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Attalid Kingdom : a constitutional history by R. E Allen( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in Undetermined and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plato by Plato( )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aim of this series is to bring together important recent writings in major areas of philosophical inquiry, selected from a variety of sources, mostly periodicals, which may not be conveniently available to the university student or the general reader. The editors of each volume contribute an introductory essay on the items chosen and on the questions with which they deal. A selected bibliography is appended as a guide to further reading
The Dialogues of Plato Vol. II: The Symposium by Reginald E Allen( )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Allen, R. E.

Allen, R.E. 1931-

Allen, R. E. (Reginald E.), 1931-

Allen, R. E. (Reginald E.), 1931-2007

Allen, Reginald E.

Allen, Reginald E. 1931-

Allen, Reginald Edgar

Allen, Reginald Edgar 1931-

Languages
English (237)

Spanish (1)

French (1)

Covers
The dialogues of PlatoPlato's ParmenidesThe republicSymposiumApologie de Socrate ; [Suivi de] CritonIon ; Hippias minor ; Laches ; ProtagorasThe dialogues of PlatoThe dialogues of Plato