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Introduction to philosophy 04601 wednesday, september 17, 2014 charges against socrates, his refusal for a plea deal, and his sons. Introduction: socrates love and even philosophy itself socrates' views were instrumental in the development of many of the major philosophical movements and.
The ethics of socrates is briefly outlined plato's apology: lecture notes on the trial of socrates are given in introduction to philosophy. Socrates has a unique position in the history of philosophy had it not been for his influence on plato, the whole development of western philosophy might have been unimaginably different since socrates wrote nothing himself, and our knowledge of him is derived primarily from the engaging and infuriating figure who appears in plato's. Socrates (/ ˈ s ɒ k r ə t iː z / ancient greek: σωκρᾰ́της, translit sōkrátēs, [sɔːkrátɛːs] c 470 – 399 bc) was a classical greek philosopher credited as one of the founders of western philosophy, and as being the first moral philosopher, of the western ethical tradition of thought.