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Writing Theory: Aristotle and Plato’s Contribution


In a few days’ time I get to do a bit of a talk; that is, in the absence of group members (holidays) and given the no show of Bury Borough Council plus writing course, I elected to provide a … Continue reading

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On Philosophy


Subject On Philosophy Created 10/24/2010 7:29:00 AM Posted 10/24/2010 7:19:00 AM Blog Philosophy is the art of appraising different belief systems and, if you’re up to it, of pulling them apart (think ‘vivisection’) to see what makes them tick.

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Philip K Dick, again


This morning, I was certain that chrome on my PC had been infected by a virus; after a bit of digging, I realised that Google had done their usual: we’ve decided to change the interface and we’re sure you’ll like it but … Continue reading

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Plato’s ‘Republic’ – The Good as Ultimate Object of Knowledge


Notes on Plato’s ‘Republic’ –  The Good as Ultimate Object of Knowledge 23/11/2010 P300 (Om!) The viccissitudes of life do the job and refine the good from the bad (possible, philosophers) semantics but aren’t the attractions of life the ‘big’ … Continue reading

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Plato’s Republic – The Prejudice against Philosophy…


Notes on Plato’s ‘Republic’ – The Prejudice Against Philosophy and the Corruption of the Philosophic Nature in Contemporary Society 18/11/2010 P286 Goes on to suggest the importance of ‘right nourishment’ association of – weak characters with ‘little of consequence’ – … Continue reading

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The Cave


Plato ‘The Republic’ – The Cave Subject Plato ‘The Republic’ – The Cave Created 1/16/2011 11:03:00 AM Posted 1/16/2011 3:43:00 AM Body Notes on Plato’s ‘Republic’ – Moving onto the Cave January 2011

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Simile of the Sun


Plato ‘The Republic’ – Simile of the Sun Subject Plato ‘The Republic’ – Simile of the Sun Created 1/16/2011 10:51:00 AM Posted 1/16/2011 2:51:00 AM Body Notes on Plato’s ‘Republic’ – The Simile of the Sun December 2010

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The Good as Ultimate Object of Knowledge


Plato ‘The Republic’ – The Good as Ultimate Object of Knowledge Subject Plato ‘The Republic’ – The Good as Ultimate Object of Knowledge Created 1/16/2011 10:26:00 AM Posted 1/31/2011 8:34:00 AM Body Continuing notes on Plato’s ‘Republic’ –  The Good … Continue reading

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The Prejudice Against Philosophy


Plato’s ‘Republic’ – The Prejudice Against Philosophy… Subject Plato’s ‘Republic’ – The Prejudice Against Philosophy… DateCreated 1/16/2011 10:03:00 AM PostedDate 1/16/2011 2:32:00 AM Body Notes on Plato’s ‘Republic’ – The Prejudice Against Philosophy and the Corruption of the Philosophic Nature … Continue reading

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Philosopher Kings and Forms


Plato’s Republic – Philosopher Kings and Forms Subject Plato’s Republic – Philosopher Kings and Forms Created 11/11/2010 6:10:00 AM Posted 1/16/2011 2:31:00 AM Body Notes on Plato’s Republic – Philosopher Kings and Forms 11/11/2010

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