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Unformatted text preview: 7. According to the allegory, lack of clarity or intellectual confusion can occur in two distinct ways or contexts. What are they? 8. According to the allegory, how do cave prisoners get free? What does this suggest about intellectual freedom? 9. The allegory presupposes that there is a distinction between appearances and reality. Do you agree? Why or why not? 10. If Socrates is incorrect in his assumption that there is a distinction between reality and appearances, what are the two alternative metaphysical assumptions?...
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- Fall '08