Courses: Socrates and Sophists (PHILH311A01)

Fall 2007

Cross-listed in Greek
An examination of Plato's attempt to distinguish Socrates from the "Sophists". Through a study of several Platonic dialogues, we examine some concerns of prominent sophists and the reasons for Plato's philosophical opposition to them. Reading knowledge of Ancient Greek required.

Syllabus: View course syllabus

Fulfills: HU III


Philosophy (Web site)

Taught By

Ravi Sharma (Profile)


Haverford, Link 205

Meeting Times

Th 1:30-4:00