Go Advanced Search
 




Learn More About
Find More Titles by
This Author: Plato
This Publisher: Agora Publications, Inc.

Plato's Ion and Meno by Plato

Plato's Ion and Meno

by Plato


Product Details

Author
 
Unabridged Edition
Running Time
2 Hrs.
User Rating
  5.0  Stars Based on 3 ratings
Share This

Description

Socrates questions Ion, an actor who just won a major prize, about his ability to interpret the epic poetry of Homer. As the dialogue proceeds, the nature of human creativity emerges as a mysterious process and an unsolved puzzle.

A similar discussion between Socrates and Meno probes the subject of ethics. Can goodness be taught? If it can, then we should be able to find teachers capable of instructing others about what is good and bad, right and wrong, or just and unjust. Socrates and Meno are unable to identify teachers of ethics; we are left wondering how to acquire such knowledge.


People Who Liked Plato's Ion and Meno Also Liked These Free Titles:
  Classical Mythology
by Joseph Hughes

  Antigone
by Jean Anouilh

Reviews & Ratings
User Reviews         Rate this title  

Very good!
Reviewer albertafox
 May 07, 2011
Agora Productions does it right again.
Sound quality is alright but is only 32kbps for each file(35min and 1h 12m).
Both titles are a great listen and will have you hitting pause and contemplating what was just said.
Update-Download quality is now 64kbps.

More Details

  • Published: 1998
  • LearnOutLoud.com Product ID: P016885
Available On
Volumes
ISBN-10
ISBN-13
Download
Audio CD
1887250123
Cassette
1887250093