Plato and Analytic Philosophy
During the middle of the 20th century, Platonic studies, mainly in the Anglo-American world, came to be characterised...
Thirty Tyrants
The Thirty Tyrants ruled Athens for a short period after her defeat in the Peloponnesian War, and the ensuing demise of...
Plato (life and work)
Plato (428-347 BCE) fashioned his intellectual outlook in Socrates' circle. He chose to write philosophical dialogues...
Psychoanalysis and Plato
Basic theories of Freud, the founder of psychoanalysis, and of other important figures, such as Jung and more recently...
Aristotelianism and Platonism in late Byzantium
The issue of oppositional relationship Plato and Aristotle and the primacy of a set again by the Byzantines in the 14th century thinkers, interrupting a long tradition of acceptance Neoplatonist...
Plato in Byzantine and Post-Byzantine Art
Plato is depicted in Byzantine and post-Byzantine art mostly in paintings outside the churches’ nave as a Greek sage, with iconographic elements that vary, and as a member of the cycle of...
The Organization of the Academy: Publishing Procedures
What was the procedure of publishing a text in Plato’s day, who was the recipient of this procedure and to what extent does it represent a common practice in his time?
Schleiermacher, hermeneutics and Plato
Despite their respective philosophical and methodological differences, Schleiermacher and Gadamer bring to the fore, each in their own distinct way, the dialogical character of Platonic philosophy....
Aristotelianism and Platonism in late Byzantium Plato in Byzantine and Post-Byzantine Art The Organization of the Academy: Publishing Procedures Schleiermacher, hermeneutics and Plato