Be a part of the lecture that discusses what would an excellent society seem like? Plato, essentially the most well-known, and probably the most readable, of historical Greek philosophers, asks himself this query and comes up with two completely different sorts of reply to it. In his best-known work, the Republic, he sketches a really perfect society by which everybody lives the life that’s finest for them. He additionally, in different dialogues, tells the story of Atlantis, a narrative designed to encourage us to replicate on our personal societies, however a narrative which ultimately will get out of its creator’s management.
Speaker | Julia Annas Regents Professor of Philosophy, College of Arizona
Nov 10 2015
NYUAD Campus - Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi