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The Republic

by Plato

Packaged in handsome, affordable trade editions, Clydesdale Classics is a new series of essential works. From the musings of intellectuals such as Thomas Paine in Common Sense to the striking personal narrative of Harriet Jacobs in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, this new series is a comprehensive collection of our intellectual history throu...
Publish Date
2018
January 1
Goodreads rating
3.94
ISBN
9781945186271
Tags
fictionclassicphilosophypolitics
Recommendations
4
Recommendations
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I’m actually gobsmacked that this isn’t required in order to be sworn into office, like the Constitution is required for us American immigrants when it comes time to gain American citizenship.     source
Aug 17, 2016
Reading the Plato's Republic was the very first time I had encountered reason, and I discovered that I could make sense of myself and the world around me through careful introspection, abstraction, and structure. Its influence on me was so strong that I continued to study philosophy for the next ten years!     source
I like the classics such as The Republic by Plato and The Art of War by Sun Tzu.     source