Glaukon's Challenge (Republic 2)

Cathal Woods

Virginia Wesleyan College

August 19, 2010

Translation of Glaukon's challenge, including the so-called "Ring of Gyges" story, at the opening of Republic 2. (Formatted for printing on 4 pages, 2 double-sided sheets.)

Number of Pages in PDF File: 4

Keywords: Plato, Socrates, Glaukon, Glaucon, Gyges, Republic, justice, injustice

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Date posted: August 20, 2010 ; Last revised: September 4, 2014

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Woods, Cathal, Glaukon's Challenge (Republic 2) (August 19, 2010). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1661519 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1661519

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Cathal Woods (Contact Author)
Virginia Wesleyan College ( email )
1584 Wesleyan Drive
Norfolk, VA 23502
United States
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