Tag: socrates

33 Was Socrates a fictional character invented by Plato? 2012-03-27T22:48:16.490

21 Are the unexamined lives of others worth examining? 2011-06-08T00:52:14.437

17 Are all philosophers subject to a variation of the Socrates problem? 2011-07-06T23:42:25.987

13 Is there a correct or better order to read Aristotle, Plato, and Socrates? 2011-10-21T16:07:38.400

11 What makes a good question? 2011-11-02T07:59:15.280

11 Why was Socratic epistemology diminished? 2012-07-15T07:02:31.240

10 What were the government ideals for the Socrates and Aristotle? 2011-10-31T15:50:00.433

10 What was Socrates/Plato's view on free-will? 2014-06-12T15:04:23.427

10 Was Socrates a monotheist? 2015-10-09T17:21:52.807

10 Who is Plato and Socrates' God? 2017-01-21T05:40:44.397

9 Plato's Socrates contradicts himself...or does he? 2011-09-21T03:16:22.247

9 Did Plato record actual conversations in his dialogues? 2015-12-05T21:19:26.717

9 Does Nietzsche's rejection of Socrates mean that he is a relativist about ethics? 2016-10-30T21:42:23.313

7 Does the Euthyphro dilemma apply to secular ethics? 2012-01-20T19:11:51.070

7 Why is Nietzsche so against Socrates? 2014-06-24T20:17:29.147

7 Buddhism in Phaedo 2018-05-20T12:27:52.387

6 Is Socrates wrong in 'Euthyphro'? 2015-06-17T14:08:15.827

5 Socrates as a foot soldier and his political philosophy 2017-06-30T04:47:33.997

4 Which of Plato's Dialogues should I read to learn about Socrates' views on science and epistemology? 2012-01-26T00:07:49.687

4 'Daemons' vis-a-vis transcendental personification of self-will 2012-02-04T16:28:19.303

4 Are there any listings of Plato's dialogues in internal chronological order? 2013-08-16T04:13:05.350

4 What did Socrates mean by " there is no more fitting reward than maintenance in the prytaneum"? 2015-10-05T17:47:31.640

4 Was Socrates of the belief that knowledge was attainable after death? 2015-12-29T20:45:49.450

4 What evils does Socrates refer to when discussing his State and the origins of war? 2017-01-04T15:09:51.810

4 Is the Phaedo relevant to a materialist? 2017-01-24T18:03:32.890

4 "The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms." - Socrates? 2017-08-04T23:16:51.563

4 Does Socrates fear Euthyphro? 2017-08-16T20:23:52.213

4 In Plato's Symposium, what are the similarities and differences between Phaedrus's speech and Socrates's/Diotima's? 2017-10-09T18:55:59.557

4 Meno's paradox of knowledge - how is knowledge possible? 2018-03-18T14:01:50.650

4 What's the argument of Socrates in addressing Thrasymachus' argument that the pursuit of self-interest or injustice pays better than that of justice? 2018-06-23T10:04:22.440

4 Can the Socratic method be used to teach science or math? 2019-02-08T05:54:11.127

4 Is Socrates' happiness possible for average, normal people? 2019-02-08T22:21:35.253

4 "Corresponding behaviour" in text on Socrates' philosophy 2020-02-26T05:35:33.943

3 Why are the hellenic philosophers before Platos time referred to as pre-socratic? 2013-01-10T12:33:38.370

3 How can there be order without intelligence to understand it? 2014-09-28T15:18:54.087

3 Confusing name-dropping --- Is Socrates known to have walked in a garden with his "pupils"? 2015-02-06T10:08:59.243

3 What did Socrates mean by "idea of equality" in the abstract? 2015-10-13T17:23:53.723

3 Is "the mind" in Phaedo the same as "Nous" in Neoplatonic philosophy? 2015-10-21T16:29:14.697

3 Socrates question on god 2016-05-02T05:00:30.547

3 Possible Logical Error in Euthyphro? 2016-08-14T05:36:21.583

3 In the Gorgias, does Plato make a contradiction about perfect people? 2016-10-12T17:54:27.677

3 What is the difference between dialectic and logic? 2016-11-05T09:37:13.990

3 When the Oracle called Socrates the wisest of the Greeks he at first rejected the label then accepted it. What caused Socrates to change his mind? 2017-09-16T05:52:38.260

3 The Orphic Socrates 2018-03-16T19:29:49.133

3 Question about the Argument of Recollection from Plato's Phaedo 2019-01-28T04:32:49.173

3 The index finger of Socrates and Plato 2019-12-30T09:36:54.907

3 Plato Symposium - Is Socrates's Response to Agathon Warranted? 2020-05-19T15:46:56.580

2 best Phaedrus edition to start with for beginner 2013-11-28T20:18:08.920

2 What social class was Socrates from? 2014-07-09T14:39:22.930

2 Meno's paradox - Did Socrates contradict himself? 2015-01-24T04:51:49.637

2 'the unexamined life is not worth living' 2015-04-16T09:05:50.023

2 Who is the charmer in Socrates' dialogue in Phaedo? 2015-10-16T18:39:42.953

2 Please expose how Socrates subtly Appeals to Pity 2016-06-18T23:08:05.587

2 A courageous philosopher? 2016-10-13T00:27:21.697

2 Are people inherently good according to Plato? 2016-10-20T03:33:00.380

2 How applicable is the craft analogy for discussing the virtues, like justice? 2016-10-21T12:31:43.200

2 Did Jesus try to copy Socrates? 2017-04-21T08:20:49.833

2 Where's the story with "...not in this generation, no; but in 2 or 3 generations, yes" located? 2017-07-23T13:08:46.560

2 Book to start studying ethics and Socrates especially 2017-11-30T19:04:56.927

2 Socrates condemnation,King, unknown name 2017-12-08T16:45:50.630

2 Is it ethical to try to convince someone of something without explicitly letting them know what that is? 2018-11-22T19:22:11.983

2 In the socratic dialogues, what figure argues in bad faith against Socrates? 2018-12-06T19:30:47.010

2 Who invented definitions? 2019-02-10T00:34:15.887

2 How does Socrates's acting on a dream in Plato's Phaedo square with his rationality? 2019-03-07T18:41:55.507

2 The concept of nature in the Greek philosophy 2020-04-06T04:37:53.350

2 Is there an issue with the Socratic method arguing against points? 2020-05-05T10:09:54.523

2 Is there any contradiction in Phaedo 102d-103a and 103c-105b? 2020-07-28T12:56:25.463

1 Since Socrates mentioned that God can never perish, then why he spoke about gods? 2015-10-24T12:41:10.487

1 Why does Socrates think that you can master something without wisdom or knowing what one is talking about? 2016-03-28T03:39:14.913

1 Socratic thought on Greek deities as metaphor 2016-09-08T23:18:26.990

1 What would Socrates' approach be towards Darwinism? 2017-07-28T11:05:20.240

1 Name of style of argumentation through questions? 2017-09-20T14:16:38.460

1 Plato's Meno - the other paradox? 2018-03-18T15:12:17.783

1 How would the Sophists challenge Socrates' solution to the problem of justification? 2018-03-19T12:04:19.297

1 How one should live a peaceful life knowing this fact that there is no meaning of life? 2018-05-23T17:10:33.993

1 Does Plato think there is a anti-social/non-pragmatic danger in the study of mathematics? 2018-08-26T15:02:12.630

1 Is Plato contradicting himself in the Republic? 2018-09-22T20:44:27.203

1 From dialogue to monologue : Why (Platonic) Socrates claims to know nothing but manages to give book-length speeches all the time? 2019-03-13T03:03:42.677

1 When did the idea of free will begin? Same for determinism 2019-06-23T09:18:20.413

1 Which philosophers proposed theories containing a performative contradiction? 2019-06-24T16:38:25.540

1 Would answering belief challenges be the same as the scientific method? 2019-08-07T20:30:37.380

1 What was Socrates' goal in life? 2019-09-27T07:26:21.973

1 Are beautiful things difficult? 2020-03-20T19:39:50.317

1 How is Socrates's daimon related to one of Aquinas's laws/views of virtue and justice 2020-08-20T04:36:11.823

1 What influence did Socrates and Plato have on ancient Greece? 2020-12-02T16:56:34.510

1 Do philosophers ever admit to arguing for things they themselves don't believe? 2021-01-18T03:25:30.413

0 Summary of Callicles and Thrasymachus's arguments regarding injustice 2012-07-18T10:24:26.130

0 What are some tools for overcoming bias within a participant when engaged in a Socratic debate? 2013-11-01T07:10:06.467

0 Irony in Friedrich Nietzsche? 2014-03-21T11:04:50.577

0 How do I compose a paper analyzing a philosophical work? 2016-07-18T04:29:36.467

0 Aristophanes’ Clouds - What's the Significance of 3ʳᵈ Place? 2017-01-31T01:23:05.433

0 Socrates and The Republic 2017-02-06T15:43:46.487

0 'you cannot refute the truth; for Socrates is easily refuted': How does this rebut disagreeing disputatiously? 2017-05-28T21:04:32.070

0 Did Socrates believe all madness to be good? 2018-02-03T00:14:08.217

0 Are there any Good Compilations of Socrates? 2019-10-28T12:38:20.640

-1 What would Socrates have said if the trolley problem was asked to him? 2014-11-30T11:13:43.003

-1 Allegory of the Cave Free Will 2014-12-26T23:05:22.437

-3 Remind you of anybody? 2017-11-30T03:16:55.013