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Unformatted text preview: Philosophers Rule --The discussion of socrates with someone in a position of power about how philosopher kings must begin taking the throne, or the kings must become philosophers Types of Political Constitution --Monarchy aiming at the common interest - kingship rule of more than one man but only a few aristocracy - so called either because the best men rule or because it aims at what is best for the state and all its members Political control exercised by the mass of the populace in the common interest - polity from kingship from aristocracy from polity none of the three aims to be profit of the common interest Sheet1 Page 2 tyranny - for the monarch oligarchy - for the men of means democracy - for the men without means...
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- Spring '08
- Democracy, best men rule, members Political control, kingship rule, Cave Simile