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The Resource Myth and philosophy in Plato's Phaedrus, Daniel S. Werner

Myth and philosophy in Plato's Phaedrus, Daniel S. Werner

Label
Myth and philosophy in Plato's Phaedrus
Title
Myth and philosophy in Plato's Phaedrus
Statement of responsibility
Daniel S. Werner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the role of myth in Plato's Phaedrus, arguing that it leads readers to participate in Plato's dialogues and to engage in self-examination
Cataloging source
AZU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Werner, Daniel S.
Dewey number
184
Index
index present
LC call number
B380
LC item number
.W47 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plato
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • Love
  • Plato
  • Love
  • Plato.
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Love
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • Mythos
  • Philosophie
Label
Myth and philosophy in Plato's Phaedrus, Daniel S. Werner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Myth and Philosophy in Plato's Phaedrus -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- 1: Introduction -- 1.1 THE QUESTION OF MYTH -- 1.2 THE HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL CONTEXT OF PLATONIC MYTH -- 1.3 THE VARIETIES OF MYTH IN THE DIALOGUES -- 1.4 THE PHILOSOPHICAL QUESTIONS SURROUNDING MYTH -- 1.5 STRUCTURE AND SCOPE OF THIS BOOK -- 1.6 METHODOLOGICAL CONSIDERATIONS -- 2: Boreas, Typhon, and the Allegorization of Myth -- 2.1 THE OPENING SCENE -- 2.2 THE MYTH OF BOREAS AND OREITHUIA -- 2.3 ALLEGORICAL INTERPRETATION -- 2.4 THE CRITIQUE OF ALLEGORICAL INTERPRETATION
  • 3.5 INTRAPERSONAL COMMUNICATION -- 3.6 MYTH AND THUMOS -- 3.7 MYTH AS A MODEL -- 3.8 EROS AND MUTHOS -- 3.9 ESCHATOLOGY -- The Eschatological Narrative and Its Psychological Appeal -- The Limits of Eschatological Discourse -- Self-Knowledge -- 4: The Palinode: Forms and Knowledge -- 4.1 THE DIVINE BANQUET -- 4.2 FORMS AS THE OBJECTS OF KNOWLEDGE -- 4.3 THE NATURE AND ATTAINABILITY OF KNOWLEDGE -- 4.4 MYTH AND THE LIMITS OF KNOWLEDGE -- 4.5 MYTH AND THE LIMITS OF LANGUAGE -- 4.6 THE YOGIC VIEW OF PLATONIC MYTH -- 4.7 MYTH AND RECOLLECTION -- 5: The Palinode: Tradition and Philosophy
  • 5.1 THE PLATONIC APPROPRIATION OF TRADITION -- Theological Motifs -- Chariot Motifs -- Eschatological Motifs -- Eros-Related Motifs -- Platonic Myth as a Traditional Tale -- 5.2 THE CONSTRUCTION OF PHILOSOPHY -- 5.3 TURNING TOWARD PHILOSOPHY -- The Need for Turning -- The Emotional Basis of Turning -- The Intellectual Basis of Turning -- 5.4 MYTH FOR WHOM? -- 6: The Cicadas -- 6.1 CONTEXT -- 6.2 THE DANGER OF THE CICADA SONG -- 6.3 THE HISTORY OF THE CICADAS -- 6.4 THE ROLE OF THE CICADA MYTH -- 7: Rhetoric and Dialectic -- 7.1 THE NATURE OF RHETORIC -- "Rhetoric" Broadly Defined
  • Critique of the Starting Point of Allegory -- Critique of the Method of Allegory -- Critique of the Value of Allegory -- A (Further) Hermeneutical Warning -- 2.5 THE IMPORTANCE OF SELF-KNOWLEDGE -- 2.6 "SAYING GOODBYE" TO MYTH -- 2.7 THE PHILOSOPHICAL USE OF MYTH -- 3: The Palinode: Soul and Eros -- 3.1 CONTEXT -- 3.2 PROOF -- Proof and the Palinode -- The Proof of Immortality -- 3.3 THE LIMITS OF PSYCHOLOGICAL DISCOURSE -- 3.4 THE NATURE OF THE SOUL -- Tripartition and the Ineliminability of the Irrational -- The Role of the Irrational -- The Agent-like Nature of the Parts of the Soul
Control code
809316059
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 302 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781107021280
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613887207
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)809316059
Label
Myth and philosophy in Plato's Phaedrus, Daniel S. Werner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Myth and Philosophy in Plato's Phaedrus -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- 1: Introduction -- 1.1 THE QUESTION OF MYTH -- 1.2 THE HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL CONTEXT OF PLATONIC MYTH -- 1.3 THE VARIETIES OF MYTH IN THE DIALOGUES -- 1.4 THE PHILOSOPHICAL QUESTIONS SURROUNDING MYTH -- 1.5 STRUCTURE AND SCOPE OF THIS BOOK -- 1.6 METHODOLOGICAL CONSIDERATIONS -- 2: Boreas, Typhon, and the Allegorization of Myth -- 2.1 THE OPENING SCENE -- 2.2 THE MYTH OF BOREAS AND OREITHUIA -- 2.3 ALLEGORICAL INTERPRETATION -- 2.4 THE CRITIQUE OF ALLEGORICAL INTERPRETATION
  • 3.5 INTRAPERSONAL COMMUNICATION -- 3.6 MYTH AND THUMOS -- 3.7 MYTH AS A MODEL -- 3.8 EROS AND MUTHOS -- 3.9 ESCHATOLOGY -- The Eschatological Narrative and Its Psychological Appeal -- The Limits of Eschatological Discourse -- Self-Knowledge -- 4: The Palinode: Forms and Knowledge -- 4.1 THE DIVINE BANQUET -- 4.2 FORMS AS THE OBJECTS OF KNOWLEDGE -- 4.3 THE NATURE AND ATTAINABILITY OF KNOWLEDGE -- 4.4 MYTH AND THE LIMITS OF KNOWLEDGE -- 4.5 MYTH AND THE LIMITS OF LANGUAGE -- 4.6 THE YOGIC VIEW OF PLATONIC MYTH -- 4.7 MYTH AND RECOLLECTION -- 5: The Palinode: Tradition and Philosophy
  • 5.1 THE PLATONIC APPROPRIATION OF TRADITION -- Theological Motifs -- Chariot Motifs -- Eschatological Motifs -- Eros-Related Motifs -- Platonic Myth as a Traditional Tale -- 5.2 THE CONSTRUCTION OF PHILOSOPHY -- 5.3 TURNING TOWARD PHILOSOPHY -- The Need for Turning -- The Emotional Basis of Turning -- The Intellectual Basis of Turning -- 5.4 MYTH FOR WHOM? -- 6: The Cicadas -- 6.1 CONTEXT -- 6.2 THE DANGER OF THE CICADA SONG -- 6.3 THE HISTORY OF THE CICADAS -- 6.4 THE ROLE OF THE CICADA MYTH -- 7: Rhetoric and Dialectic -- 7.1 THE NATURE OF RHETORIC -- "Rhetoric" Broadly Defined
  • Critique of the Starting Point of Allegory -- Critique of the Method of Allegory -- Critique of the Value of Allegory -- A (Further) Hermeneutical Warning -- 2.5 THE IMPORTANCE OF SELF-KNOWLEDGE -- 2.6 "SAYING GOODBYE" TO MYTH -- 2.7 THE PHILOSOPHICAL USE OF MYTH -- 3: The Palinode: Soul and Eros -- 3.1 CONTEXT -- 3.2 PROOF -- Proof and the Palinode -- The Proof of Immortality -- 3.3 THE LIMITS OF PSYCHOLOGICAL DISCOURSE -- 3.4 THE NATURE OF THE SOUL -- Tripartition and the Ineliminability of the Irrational -- The Role of the Irrational -- The Agent-like Nature of the Parts of the Soul
Control code
809316059
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 302 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781107021280
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613887207
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)809316059

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