Books written by Plato

Sophist

Hackett Publishing | June 21, 1993 | 65 pages
A fluent and accurate new translation of the dialogue that, all of Plato's works, has seemed to speak most directly to the interests of contemporary analytical philosophers. White's extensive introduction explores the dialogue's center themes, its connection with related discussions in other... More Info

Defence of Socrates, Euthyphro, Crito

By Plato,
Oxford Paperbacks | May 8, 2008 | 160 pages
These new translations of the Defence of Socrates, the Euthyphro, and the Crito present Plato's remarkable dramatizations of the momentous events surrounding the trial of Socrates in 399 BC, on charges of irreligion and corrupting the young. They form a dramatic and thematic sequence, raising... More Info

Republic

Oxford University Press | April 17, 2008 | 475 pages
A model for the ideal state includes discussion of the nature and application of justice, the role of the philosopher in society, the goals of education, and the effects of art upon character.  More Info

The Republic

Penguin UK | May 31, 2007 | 416 pages
One of the greatest works of philosophy and political theory ever produced, Plato's The Republic has shaped western thought for thousands of years, remaining as relevant today as when it was first written in the Ancient Greece. This Penguin Classics edition is translated by Desmond lee with a new... More Info