skip to content
Protagoras Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Protagoras

Author: Plato.; C C W Taylor
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1976.
Series: Clarendon Plato series; Clarendon Plato series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
In addition to its interest as one of Plato's most brilliant dramatic masterpieces, the Protagoras presents a vivid picture of the crisis of fifth-century Greek thought, in which traditional values and conceptions of humanity were subjected to criticism of the Sophists and to the far more radical criticism of Socrates. The dialogue deals with many themes which are central to the ethical theories which Plato  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Plato.
Protagoras.
Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1976
(OCoLC)654722272
Named Person: Protagoras.; Protagoras; Socrate.; Protagoras.; Plato.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Plato.; C C W Taylor
ISBN: 0198720459 9780198720454 0198720882 9780198720881
OCLC Number: 2270167
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: vi, 230 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Clarendon Plato series; Clarendon Plato series.
Other Titles: Protagoras.
Responsibility: Plato ; translated with notes by C.C.W. Taylor.
More information:

Abstract:

In addition to its interest as one of Plato's most brilliant dramatic masterpieces, the Protagoras presents a vivid picture of the crisis of fifth-century Greek thought, in which traditional values and conceptions of humanity were subjected to criticism of the Sophists and to the far more radical criticism of Socrates. The dialogue deals with many themes which are central to the ethical theories which Plato developed under the influence of Socrates, notably, the nature of human excellence, the relation of knowledge to right conduct, and the place of pleasure in the good life. This revised edition includes a new preface and introduction, as well as numerous changes to the translation and commentary.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/2270167> # Protagoras
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/2270167#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Protagoras.
    library:oclcnum "2270167" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1407511435#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1407511435#Topic/protagoras_plato> ; # Protagoras (Plato)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1407511435#Topic/morale> ; # Morale
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1407511435#Topic/sophistes_grecs> ; # Sophistes grecs
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1407511435#Topic/kommentar> ; # Kommentar
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/108159964> ; # Socrate.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/87733041> ; # Protagoras
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1126720> ; # Sophists (Greek philosophy)
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/B382> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/170/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1167712> ; # Virtue
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/109900114> ; # Christopher Charles Whiston Taylor
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/108159964> ; # Socrate.
    schema:datePublished "1976" ;
    schema:description "In addition to its interest as one of Plato's most brilliant dramatic masterpieces, the Protagoras presents a vivid picture of the crisis of fifth-century Greek thought, in which traditional values and conceptions of humanity were subjected to criticism of the Sophists and to the far more radical criticism of Socrates. The dialogue deals with many themes which are central to the ethical theories which Plato developed under the influence of Socrates, notably, the nature of human excellence, the relation of knowledge to right conduct, and the place of pleasure in the good life. This revised edition includes a new preface and introduction, as well as numerous changes to the translation and commentary."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1407511435> ; # Protagoras.
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1407511435#Series/clarendon_plato_series> ; # Clarendon Plato series.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/654722272> ;
    schema:name "Protagoras"@en ;
    schema:productID "2270167" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/2270167#PublicationEvent/oxford_clarendon_press_1976> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1407511435#Agent/clarendon_press> ; # Clarendon Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198720881> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198720454> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/2270167> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1407511435#Agent/clarendon_press> # Clarendon Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Clarendon Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1407511435#Series/clarendon_plato_series> # Clarendon Plato series.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/2270167> ; # Protagoras
    schema:name "Clarendon Plato series." ;
    schema:name "Clarendon Plato series" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1407511435#Topic/protagoras_plato> # Protagoras (Plato)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Protagoras (Plato)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1126720> # Sophists (Greek philosophy)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sophists (Greek philosophy)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1167712> # Virtue
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Virtue"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108159964> # Socrate.
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Socrate" ;
    schema:givenName "Plato" ;
    schema:name "Socrate." ;
    schema:name "Plato." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109900114> # Christopher Charles Whiston Taylor
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1936" ;
    schema:familyName "Taylor" ;
    schema:givenName "Christopher Charles Whiston" ;
    schema:givenName "C. C. W." ;
    schema:name "Christopher Charles Whiston Taylor" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/87733041> # Protagoras
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "485" ;
    schema:deathDate "411 av J-C" ;
    schema:givenName "Protagoras" ;
    schema:name "Protagoras" ;
    schema:name "Protagoras." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1407511435> # Protagoras.
    schema:name "Protagoras." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198720454>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0198720459" ;
    schema:isbn "9780198720454" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198720881>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0198720882" ;
    schema:isbn "9780198720881" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/654722272>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Protagoras." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/2270167> ; # Protagoras
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.