Socratic Dialouge

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Socratic Dialouge by Mind Map: Socratic Dialouge

1. General

1.1. Definition is Given

1.2. Find flaws and unravel definition

1.3. Admit ignorance

2. Thrasymachus

2.1. What is justice?

2.1.1. "Might makes right."

2.2. Rulers make bad laws.

2.3. Polymarchus says T is wrong.

3. Euthyphro

3.1. What is piety?

3.1.1. That which is loved by the gods Some things loved by some gods

3.1.2. They love just human actions It is loved because it is holy or holy because it is loved

3.1.3. Give a service to the gods Prayers only ask of them Sacrifices only give back to them

4. Symposium: Diotima teaches Socrates

4.1. Starts with a love of physical things

4.1.1. Becomes a love of virtue - courage, temperance, prudence, justice