This essay approaches the interpretation of truth and true pleasure in Plato’s Philebus from the perspective of Socrates’ discussion of the false pleasures, the anticipated pleasures, the passions, the sensible pure pleasures, and the pure pleasures of learning. This discussion illuminates an eidetic-normative structure that causes, or is ultimately responsible for, the proper recognition of […]
Darren Gardner reviews Eric Sanday’s A Study of Dialectic in Plato’s Parmenides, published by Northwestern University Press (2015). Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Darren Gardner, review of A Study of Dialectic in Plato’s Parmenides, by Eric Sanday, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 36:2 (2015), pp. 485–8.
Eric P. Sanday reviews Claudia Baracchi’s Aristotle’s Ethics as First Philosophy, published by Cambridge University Press (2007). Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Eric P. Sanday, review of Aristotle’s Ethics as First Philosophy, by Claudia Baracchi, Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 29:2 (2008), pp. 185–95.
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