Plato: Ancient References and Anecdotes from a Prominent Greek Philosopher

Narrated by: Alasdair Cunningham
Length: 1 hr and 11 mins
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Hear about the man on which a great portion of Western philosophy itself is based. 

He founded one of the first organized academies in Western civilization. His standings on life and perceptions have been quoted and referred to worldwide for centuries, as well as his main student, Aristotle. He wrote about metaphysics, epistemology, and education. 

Learn about the basics of Plato by hearing about:

  • His life, death, and background.
  • Dialogues, works, and theories.
  • The most essential concepts Plato has brought across to the general population.
  • Plato’s views on political philosophy and democracy.
  • Some of the best-known quotes by Plato.
  • Perspectives on moral ethics. 
  • And much more!

Don’t remain in the dark. Learn about the different kinds of Platonism and the founder who laid the foundation of Western reasoning in the philosophical realm.

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I found this audio book very interesting listen and informative as well. I have known Plato and his life. Great book!

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Highly recommended

Plato has a great contribution in Philosophy, and I have found it very interesting listen about his life works. His Perceptions and conviction is indeed remarkable. I also loved how he write life quotes that have changed the world.

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A short book, but good

This great info on Plato basically summarized everything you need to know without reading his extensive works.