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Unformatted text preview: Once they leave the cave they are able to see the light and the real images. This is similar to the way people are once they are educated. They go from just seeing the simple things like the shadows to being able to interpret what they see are. Question 5 Socrates talks about how the most intelligent young people should rule because they are the most knowledgeable. He says that they should rule because they are not always anxious to rule, because of this they will listen more to the people and do more of what they want. Also he belives that because they are obligated to their country that they will join the government. This is a good point because people are always obligated to their country and this will lead to involvement into government...
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course UGC 111 taught by Professor Bono during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Buffalo.
- Spring '08