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Socrates

Overview
Works: 2,186 works in 5,105 publications in 14 languages and 254,589 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Trial and arbitral proceedings  Biography  Spurious and doubtful works  Lectures  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Manuscripts  Academic theses  Fiction 
Subject Headings: Philosophers, Ancient  Philosophers 
Roles: Author, Other, Dedicatee, Creator, Honoree
Classifications: B317, 183.2
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Most widely held works by Socrates
From Thales to Plato by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Socratis quae feruntur epistolae : Edition, Übersetzung, Kommentar by Josef-Friedrich Borkowski( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial and death of Socrates : being the Euthyphron, Apology, Crito and Phaedo of Plato by Plato( )

2 editions published between 1910 and 2011 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial of Socrates is one of the most famous trials of all time. He was accused of two acts of impiety: "failing to acknowledge the gods that the city acknowledges" and "introducing new deities." Following the customs of Athenian democracy, he was tried by 501 citizens, found guilty, and sentenced to death by drinking a hemlock-laced liquid. The reasons for this conviction are still unclear. Athens had just regained its democracy after a harsh period of rule by a group of dictators, one of whom was a former student of Socrates. Plato also credits Aristophanes' play The Clouds and Socrates' scathing social criticism as influential in turning the crowd against him. This book contains several important dialogues revolving around the trial and its aftermath. In "The Apology," Plato records Socrates' speech in his own defense at the trial. "Crito" occurs after Socrates' sentencing, when a wealthy friend offers to buy Socrates out of prison. This book also includes the dialogues "Euthyphron" and "Phaedo."
The greatest speeches of all time( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sokrates : sein Bild in Dichtung und Geschichte by Olof Gigon( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in German and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Socrate; sa vie, son œuvre, avec un exposé de sa philosophie by André Cresson( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sokrates und Plato by Edmund Pfleiderer( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Socrates utolsó tanítása : szoprán-szólóra és zongorára = Socrates' last teaching : for soprano solo and piano by László Sáry( )

2 editions published in 1983 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La storia della filosofia come probema e altri saggi by Arturo Massolo( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Briefe des Sokrates und der Sokratiker by Socrates( Book )

1 edition published in 1928 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sokrates by Gerhard Nebel( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100 quotes by Socrates by Socrates( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Socrates is an enigmatic figure, known chiefly through the accounts of others like Plato and Aristophanes. He was one of the most brilliant intellects ever, and devised what would later be called the Socratic method, which is a way of leading one's interlocutor to see his errors and contradictions through clever questioning before leading him to the truth. In ancient Athens, Socrates was widely known as a "gadfly", that is, an annoying insect buzzing at people's ears, because he kept questioning prejudices and contradictions; he was eventually tried and executed for "corrupting the minds of the youth". We have selected for you 100 of his best quotes, so you can decide whether this can be considered corruption, or an incredibly efficient way of learning to think for oneself
Sokrates in Selbstzeugnissen und Bilddokumenten by Gottfried Martin( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1974 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die briefe des Sokrates und der sokratiker by Socrates( Book )

4 editions published in 1928 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorabilia by Xenophon( Book )

4 editions published between 1829 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essential text for understanding Socrates, Xenophon's Memorabilia is the compelling tribute of an affectionate student to his teacher, providing a rare firsthand account of Socrates' life and philosophy. The Memorabilia is invaluable both as a work of philosophy in its own right and as a complement to the study of Plato's dialogues. The longest of Xenophon's four Socratic works, it is particularly revealing about the differences between Socrates and his philosophical predecessors.Far more obviously than Plato in the dialogues, Xenophon calls attention in the Memorabilia to his own relationship with Socrates. A colorful and fully engaged writer, Xenophon aims above all to convince his readers of the greatness of Socrates' thought and the disgracefulness of his conviction on a capital charge. In thirty-nine chapters, Xenophon presents Socrates as an ordinary person and as a great benefactor to those associated with him
Geist der spekulativen Philosophie by Dietrich Tiedemann( Book )

1 edition published in 1791 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sokrates und Nietzsche by Ernst Sandvoss( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sokrates by A. J Festugière( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les morales de Plutarque, Seneque, Socrate, et Epictete by Plutarch( Book )

9 editions published between 1655 and 1667 in French and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collectio Epistolarum Graecarum : Graece et Latine by Socrates( Book )

2 editions published in 1815 in Latin and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The greatest speeches of all time
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ProtagorasPhaedrusThe Apology, Phaedo, and Crito of PlatoThe trial of SocratesParmenidesThe art of living : Socratic reflections from Plato to FoucaultThe great philosophers
Alternative Names
Pseudo-Socrates v469-v399

Sakratiiz

Sākreṭīsa

Sākreṭīsa, 469-399 B.C.

Sócraitéas

Socrat

Socrate

Socrate, 469?-399? av. J.-C.

Socrate, 469-399 B.C.

Socrate 469-399 v.Chr

Socrate 470-399 aC.

Socrate ap 470-399 p.m.ē

Socrate, ca.470-399 av. J.C.

Socrate dÁlopèce v469-v399

Socrate di Alopece.

Socrate di Alopece v469-v399

Socrate filosofo ateniese

Socrate philosophe de la Grèce antique

Socrate Philosophe v469-v399

Socrate v469-v399

Socrate v469-v399 dÁlopèce

Socrate v469-v399 di Alopece

Socrate v469-v399 Philosophe

Sòcrates

Socrates 0469?-0399 av. J.-C.

Socrates 469-399 v.Chr

Socrates, 470 eller 469 f.Kr-399 f.Kr.

Socrates Atheniensis.

Socrates Atheniensis v469-v399

Socrates ca 470-399 f.Kr

Socrates classical Greek Athenian philosopher

Sòcrates filòsof grec

Sócrates filósofo grego

Sócrates filósofo griego clásico ateniense

Socrates filosoof

Socrates Klasiko a Taga-ugma a Griego a pilosopo

Socrates Philosophus v469-v399

Socrates v469-v399 Atheniensis

Socrates v469-v399 Philosophus

Sòcrati

Sócret

Sokrades

Sokrat

Sokrat, 469-399 B.C.

Sokrat ок. 469-399 до н.э.

Sokratas

Sokrate

Sokrate ap 470-399 p.m.ē

Sōkrátēs

Sōkrátēs 0469?-0399 av. J.-C.

Sokrates, 469-399 B.C.

Sokrates 469-399 v.Chr

Sokrates 470-399 aC.

Sokrates antiikin kreikkalainen filosofi

Sokrates ca. 470-399 f.Kr.

Sokrates gresk filosof

Sokrates griechischer Philosoph

Sokrates Griekse filosoof

Sokrates griichesche Philosoph

Sókratés klasický řecký filosof

Sokrates starogrécky filozof

Sōkratēs v469-v399

Sokrates v469-v399 von Alopeke

Sokrates v469-v399 von Athen

Sokrates von Alopeke v469-v399

Sokrates von Athen v469-v399

Sokrates ок. 469-399 до н.э.

Sokrati

Sokratis

Sokrato helena Atena filozofo

Sokrats

Sokuratesu

Sokuratesu, 469-399 B.C.

Sokuratesu 470-399 aC.

Soqrat v469-v399

Sŭ-gáh-lăk-dā̤

Su-ko-la-ti

Su-ko-la-ti, 469-399 B.C.

Sugelade 469-399 v.Chr

Sugeladi

Sugeladi, 469-399 B.C.

Suokrats

Suqrāṭ

Suqrāṭ, 469-399 B.C.

Suqrāṭ 469-399 v.Chr

Suqrāṭīs 469-399 v.Chr

Suqrot

Szókratész ókori görög filozófus

Σωκράτης

Σωκράτης 0469?-0399 av. J.-C.

Σωκράτης, 469-399 B.C.

Σωκράτης φιλόσοφος της Αρχαίας Ελλάδος (-470/-399)

Сакрат

Сократ

Сократ, 469-399 до н.э.

Сократ древнегреческий философ из Афин

Сократ ок. 469-399 до н.э.

Сократ ок. 470-399 до н.э

Суқрот

Сѡкратъ

Սոկրատ

Սոկրատես

סאקראטעס

סוקרטס

סוקרטס פילוסוף יווני

سقراط

سقراط, 469-399 B.C.

سقراط فليسوف أغريقي قديم

سقراط فیلسوف

سوقرات

سوقراط

सॉक्रेटिस

सुकरात

ছক্ৰেটিছ

সক্রেটিস বিশ্ববিখ্যাত গ্রিক দার্শনিক

ਸੁਕਰਾਤ

સોક્રેટિસ

ସକ୍ରେଟିସ ଗ୍ରୀକ ଦାର୍ଶନିକ

சாக்கிரட்டீசு

సోక్రటీసు

ಸಾಕ್ರಟೀಸ್

സോക്രട്ടീസ്

සොක්‍රටීස්

โสกราตีส

ဆိုကရေးတီး

სოკრატე

სოკრატე ბერძენი, ათენელი ფილოსოფოსი

소크라테스 B.C. 469-B.C. 399

소크라테스 그리스의 철학자

쏘크라테쓰 B.C. 469-B.C. 399

ሶቅራጠስ

ᏌᏝᏘᏍ

សូក្រាត

ᱥᱚᱠᱨᱮᱴᱤᱥ

ソクラテス

ソクラテス B.C. 469-B.C. 399

ソクラテス 古代ギリシャ・アテネの哲学者

蘇格拉底

苏格拉底 469-399 v.Chr

蘇格拉底 古希臘哲學家

釈迦.

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