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Reading the peritropê: Theaetetus 170c-171c

Chappell, T. D. J. (2006). Reading the peritropê: Theaetetus 170c-171c. Phronesis, 51(2) pp. 109–139.

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I compare the two main readings of the argument against Protagorean relativism that 'Socrates' presents at Theaetetus 170-171, argue against both of them, and present a third alternative reading.

Item Type: Journal Item
ISSN: 0031-8868
Keywords: Plato; Theaetetus; Protagoras; truth; relativism; self-refutation
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Politics, Philosophy, Economics, Development, Geography
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 5180
Depositing User: Andrew Conway
Date Deposited: 01 Aug 2006
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 09:54
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