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Plato's Statesman

Author: Plato.; J B Skemp; Martin Ostwald
Publisher: Indianapolis : Hackett Pub. Co., ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents an introduction that traces the evolution in Plato's political philosophy from 'Republic' to 'Statesman' to 'Laws' - from philosopher-king to royal statesman.

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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Plato.; J B Skemp; Martin Ostwald
ISBN: 0872201384 9780872201385 0872201392 9780872201392
OCLC Number: 26364029
Notes: Originally published: New York : Liberal Arts Press, 1957. With new bibliography.
Description: xxxviii, 100 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Note on the Text --
Synopsis of the Dialogue --
1. Introductory Conversation --
2. The First Definition of the Statesman --
3. The Myth --
4. The Revised Definition --
5. The Nature of Example --
6. The Definition of Weaving --
7. Excess and Deficiency --
8. The Final Definition of the Statesman. (a). Distinguished from Primary Producers. (b). Distinguished from Slaves, Laborers, and Merchants. (c). Distinguished from Clerks, Soothsayers, and Priests. (d). Distinguished from Politicians. (e). True Statesmanship an Art above All Laws --
9. Digression on the Imitative Constitutions --
10. Return to the Final Definition. (f). Distinguished from Orators, Generals, and Judges. (g). Weaving the Web of the Human Political Community.
Other Titles: Statesman.
Responsibility: translated by J.B. Skemp ; edited, with an introduction by Martin Ostwald.

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