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Unformatted text preview: same principles carry over to the lives of the children. The role of the city in education is to By sorting out the gods and human beings, there are no poetic explanations of these gods from a human behavior model. Instead, children must look solely to human guardians and the law for guidance. 1 By having children understand this important concept at a young age, citizens of the city will begin to distinguish between right and wrong, based on laws and the ways of the gods. 1 Dillon, Ariel. "Education in Plato's Republic (2004), 1...
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- Spring '09
- The Republic