Plato’s Philosopher king

Plato, the Greek philosopher, wanted to build an ideal state, ruled by the philosopher king, mentioned in his famous book The Republic. He had observed different types of regimes, but he considered monarchy as the best form of government. So he came up with a monarchy regime to build an ideal state and Plato’s philosopher …

Plato’s Philosopher king Read More »

Plato’s ideal state in detail

Plato reviewed the condition of the Greek city-states at that time. He observed that they were full of anarchy and tyranny. After his observation, he prepared the outline of an ‘ideal state’ to establish national strength, harmony prosperity, and unity among the people. Plato created his ideal state and discussed the relationship between man and …

Plato’s ideal state in detail Read More »

Plato’s theory of education

Education has always occupied the core of the heart of building a better society. Many great philosophers have not given more importance to education like Plato, who gave more importance to education to develop intellectual, knowledge in every individual and create a better society. Plato, the son of Greek, was born around 427/428 BC. He …

Plato’s theory of education Read More »

Plato’s theory of communism

Background Plato wanted to make “Athens” an Ideal State. Plato: To establish Ideal State Just state should be established and to establish Just State, Plato gave” Theory of Justice” in his book The Republic”. According to Theory of Justice  everyone should choose profession according their dominant trait & when everyone follows this, Society would be …

Plato’s theory of communism Read More »

Plato’s theory of justice notes

Introduction •Plato wanted to make Athens, an ideal state and he Considered Justice as the most important element for the establishment of an Ideal State. • Plato gave Theory of Justice in his book “The Republic”, also subtitled as Concerning Justice because discovering the principles of Justice is the central problem of Plato’s “Republic”,”   …

Plato’s theory of justice notes Read More »