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The sacrifice of Socrates : Athens, Plato, Girard, Wm. Blake Tyrrell

Label
The sacrifice of Socrates : Athens, Plato, Girard
Title
The sacrifice of Socrates
Title remainder
Athens, Plato, Girard
Statement of responsibility
Wm. Blake Tyrrell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Athenians suffered the shame of having lost a war from their own greed and foolishness, around 404 BCE the public's blame was directed at Socrates, a man whose unique appearance and behavior, as well as his disapproval of the democracy, made him a ready target. Socrates was subsequently put on trial and sentenced to death. However, as René Girard has pointed out, no individual can be held responsible for a communal crisis. Plato's Apology depicts Socrates as both the bane and the cure of Greek society, while his Crito shows a sacrificial Socrates, what some might consider a pharmakos fig
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tyrrell, William Blake
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in violence, mimesis, and culture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Socrates
  • Plato
  • Girard, René
  • Girard, René
  • Plato
  • Socrates
  • Peloponnesian War (Greece : 431-404 B.C.)
  • Socrates
  • Girard, René
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Athens (Greece)
  • Greece
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Offer
  • Mimesis
  • Mimesis
  • Opfer
  • Gewalt
  • Mimesis
  • Peloponnesiska kriget 431-404 f. Kr
Label
The sacrifice of Socrates : Athens, Plato, Girard, Wm. Blake Tyrrell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mimesis, conflict, and crisis -- Plato's victimary culture -- Aristophanic Socrates: ready victim -- Foundation murder
Control code
ocn811400635
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 189 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609173388
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt6xtqt5
  • 913bf534-7439-4bbe-ad68-8ae10d6604bd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)811400635
Label
The sacrifice of Socrates : Athens, Plato, Girard, Wm. Blake Tyrrell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mimesis, conflict, and crisis -- Plato's victimary culture -- Aristophanic Socrates: ready victim -- Foundation murder
Control code
ocn811400635
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 189 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609173388
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt6xtqt5
  • 913bf534-7439-4bbe-ad68-8ae10d6604bd
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)811400635

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