Excerpt from Introductions to the Dialogues of PlatoIt would certainly be more to the'purpose, provided it were possible within the prescribed limits, to adduce something relative to the scientific condition Of the hel lenes at the time when Plato entered upon his'jcareer, to'theadvances of language in reference to the expression of philosophical thoughts, to the works of this class at that time 'in existence, and the probable extent of their cir...
By Friedrich Schleiermacher
Paperback: 456 pages
Publisher: Forgotten Books (December 1, 2017)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.9 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 5828319
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A very interesting book due to its subject matter and author. Schleiermacher was a key Protestant thinker in the early 1800s, the days of Kant and Hegel and after the French Revolution. He helped to invent modern hermeneutics. It was also the time of