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Topic Chronology Of Ancient Anthnian Philosophers socrates 469-399 bce think on our own! poisoning young minds plato 427-347 bce aristotle 384-322 bce alexander, the great 356-323 bce Plato's "five point proof of the immortality of the soul" 1 Epistemological Proof proving the pre-existence of the soul by arguing for the validity and superiority f the rational knowledge as opposed to the empirical knowledge, and of the apriori as opposed to the aposteriori knowledge MISSED Plato's "Two World Theory" The World of the Ideas MISSED The Empirical World MISSED Plato's "Five Point Proof. .." (cont'd) 2 Proof using "immutable forms (ideas)." The soul is capable of comprehending them. Thus the soul must itself be."immutable." 3 MiSSED 4 the soul;s being "simple and uncompounded" makes it incapable of dissolution. Only those that have parts can come apart, i.e., "change" and "die."
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course RELIGION 300 taught by Professor Obayashi during the Fall '08 term at Rutgers.

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