The best way to understand Plato’s theory of the forms is look at it using examples we see around us every day. Below, we see three photos of cars: an Audi, a BMW, and a Ford Mustang. Though they have many similarities in design, engineering, technology, and functionality, each is its own unique machine. Driving…
Plato 429-347 B.C. Student of Socrates Writer of Socratic Dialogues Teacher of Aristotle Created The Academy at Athens Created a unified system of thought The Allegory of the Cave allegory \ˈa-lə-ˌgȯr-ē\ noun. : a story in which the characters and events are symbols that stand for ideas about human life or for a political or…
The foundation of critical and analytical thinking.
Examining the philosophy of rules and structure.
Examining the experience of evil and its connection to humanity.
Identifying and defining types of evil and how each relates to morality.
Defining the concepts and examining arguments favoring each as the dominant force in human life.