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Who is Plato? Greek philosophy – Allegory of the Cave

By |2018-06-13T19:13:31-07:00July 12th, 2017|Greeks, Philosophy|

Who is Plato? Socrates probably taught Plato in this part of Athens, near the Athenian Agora (but the temple wasn't there yet) Plato's rich family The Greek philosopher Plato was born about 429 BC, close to the time when Pericles died. He died in 347 BC, just after the birth of Alexander the [...]