Plato: Republic Book IV
Theory of Law
Inculcate (teach) a basic morality
Details left to locals. “Principal of Subsidiarity” Eg. Toll: $5 vs. $35. Personal
injury suits /tolls/commerce/regulation of market/city.
“Federal”/Global: Lack of knowledge of local circumstances.
439 e Soul
Story of Leonitius
Tripartition of Soul
Desires for bodily things/bodily comfort
Reasonable= want to do what’s right/follows truth