The platos legacy that he has left us with is his

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who produce for the benefit of the people. The Plato's legacy that he has left us with is his idea of democracy and government. His concept of justice. i. It is not to be decided by the few or the strong, and it is always good for the world. Our system of justice falls short, sometimes, but it does strive to follow Plato’s concept. 3. What were his Major Works? Plato wrote numerous philosophical works in the form of dialogues between Socrates and various interlocutors representing different strata of Greek society. Plato’s major works include: i. The Apology, The Phaedo, The Crito, The Meno ii. The Symposium, The Republic, Gorgias, Phaedrus, iii. Philebus, Theaetetus, Protagoras, The Sophist, Timaeus 4. The Meaning of his Works The Republic i. In Plato’s version, he contends that the human soul is divided into three parts - reason, spirit and appetite. According to Plato, we need to balance these three parts in order to make good ethical decisions. The Apology i. It was written as an account of the speech his mentor, Socrates, as he defended himself and his conduct as he charged with not recognizing the gods recognized by the state, inventing new deities, and corrupting the youth of Athens 5. Why do you think that he was such an idealist?
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