Plato: Republic Book V
“Have everything in common except own bodies”
“Private” pleasures and pains
Neighbor’s better car = jealousy
Jealousy in children
PEACE: You are always in a group
467 ce: Fastest General Principals:
horses to escape 1) Vulnerable children must be protected. (Book II: Censorship in
on Literature/Poetry because children have delicate souls).
2) Marriage is sacred.
458 c 3) Promiscuity is wrong
460c61c 1) Infanticide by exposure
2) Marriage is not permanent/stable
3) “Marriage”= serial monogamy
series until next marriage lottery
Book VI: Kiensey Test: Developed by Jung (Student of Freud).
Analogyphers ▯ s it applies to Plato’s theory that philosophers should rule
Conceptual Knowledge: Good governor
Can we save Plato by saying he’s just being metaphorical?
Aristotle: It IS metaphorical
E. Plato: Piety is Symposium▯deeds = children of (soul + ethical principles)