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Shorey, Paul 1857-1934

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Works: 149 works in 535 publications in 5 languages and 8,699 library holdings
Genres: History  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Constitution  Study guides  Dictionaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Biography  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: JC71, 321.07
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The constitutional and political history of the United States by H Von Holst( Book )
21 editions published between 1876 and 2000 in English and held by 1,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What Plato said by Paul Shorey( Book )
57 editions published between 1933 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The republic by Plato( Book )
87 editions published between 1930 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
PLATO, the great philosopher of Athens, son of Ariston, was born in 427 B.C. In early manhood admirer of Socrates, he later founded the famous school of philosophy in the grove Academus. Much else recorded of his life is uncertain; that he left Athens for a time after Socrates' execution is probable; that later he went to Cyrene, Egypt, and Sicily is possible; that he was wealthy is likely; that he was critical of 'advanced' democracy is obvious. He lived to be 80 years old. Linguistic tests including those of computer science still try to establish the order of his extant philosophical dialogues, written in splendid prose and revealing Socrates' mind fused with Plato's thought. In Laches, Charmides, and Lysis, Socrates and others discuss separate ethical conceptions. Protagoras, Io, and Meno discuss whether righteousness can be taught. In Gorias, Socrates is estranged from his city's thought, and his fate is impending. The Apology (not a dialogue), Crito, Euthyphro, and the unforgettable Phaedo relate to the trial and death of Socrates and propound the immortality of the soul. In the famous Symposium and Phaedrus, written when Socrates was still alive, we find the origin and meaning of love. Cratylus discusses the nature of language and the great masterpiece in 10 books, the Republic, concerns righteousness (and involves education, equality of the sexes, socialism, communism, and even abolition of slavery). Of the 6 so called 'dialectical" dialogues Euthydemus deals with philosophy; meta-physical Parmenides about general concepts and absolute being; Theaetetus reasons about the theory of knowledge; of its sequels, Sophist deals with not-being; Politicus with good and bad statesmanship and governments; Philebus with what is good. The Timaeus seeks the origin of the visible universe out of abstract geometrical elements. The unfinished Critias treats of lost Atlantis. Unfinished also is Plato's last work of the 12 books Laws (Socrates is absent from it), a critical discussion of principles of law which Plato thought the Greeks might accept. Of a dozen other extant dialogues and also some letters a few may be genuine. Six other extant dialogues have been rejected as spurious since ancient times
The unity of Plato's thought by Paul Shorey( Book )
45 editions published between 1903 and 2013 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plato by Paul Friedländer( Book )
31 editions published between 1927 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This text (similar to edition 1) contains author's opposition to Heidegger's interpretation of the Platonic concept of truth. Recent extensive analysis of the meaning of aletheia in the older literature has more clearly brought out the various early meanings of the concept as explained in this text
Platonism, ancient and modern by Paul Shorey( Book )
6 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Horace, Odes and epodes by Horace( Book )
29 editions published between 1898 and 1981 in English and Latin and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection of recent articles provides convenient access to some of the best recent writing on Horace's Odes and Epodes. Formalist, structuralist, and historicizing approaches alike offer insight into this complex poet, who reinvented lyric at the transition from the Republic to the Augustan principate. Several classic studies in French, German, and Italian are here translated into English for the first time. A thread linking many of the pieces is therecurring debate over the performance of Horace's Odes. Fiction? Literal reality? A figurative appropriation of Greek tradition within the b
Greek literature; a series of lectures delivered at Columbia University ( Book )
3 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The assault on humanism by Paul Shorey( Book )
8 editions published between 1917 and 2010 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Odes and epodes by Horace( Book )
20 editions published between 1900 and 1976 in Latin and English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The poetry of Horace (born 65 BC) is richly varied, its focus moving between public and private concerns, urban and rural settings, Stoic and Epicurean thought. This new Loeb Classical Library edition of the great Roman poet's Odes and Epodes boasts a faithful and fluid translation and reflects current scholarship." "Horace took pride in being the first Roman to write a body of lyric poetry. For models he turned to Greek lyric, especially to the poetry of Alcaeus, Sappho, and Pindar; but his poems are set in a Roman context. His four books of odes cover a wide range of moods and topics. Some are public poems, upholding the traditional values of courage, loyalty, and piety; and there are hymns to gods. But most of the odes are on private themes: chiding or advising friends; speaking about love and amorous situations, often amusingly. Horace's seventeen epodes, which he called iambi, were also an innovation for Roman literature. Like the odes they were inspired by a Greek model: the seventh century iambic poetry of Archilochus. Love and political concerns are frequent themes; the tone is only occasionally aggressive. "In his language he is triumphantly adventurous," Quintilian said of Horace; Niall Rudd's new translation reflects his different voices."--BOOK JACKET
Selected papers by Paul Shorey( Book )
8 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The creative intelligence and modern life ( Book )
2 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Roosevelt lectures of Paul Shorey (1913-1914) by Paul Shorey( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De Platonis idearum doctrina : atque mentis humanae notionibus commentatio by Paul Shorey( Book )
11 editions published in 1884 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pope's The Iliad of Homer : books I, VI, XXII, and XXIV by Homer( Book )
2 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Republic by Plato( Book )
4 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Odes and epodes Edited, with introd. and notes by Horace( )
5 editions published between 1898 and 1936 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophers and scientists ( Book )
2 editions published between 1899 and 1905 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Commemorative tributes: Gildersleeve by American Academy of Arts and Letters( Book )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The idea of good in Plato's Republic : a study in the logic of speculative ethics by Paul Shorey( Book )
6 editions published between 1895 and 1982 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Shorey, Paul
Shorey Paulus 1857-1934
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