“Man Is The Measure Of All Things”: A Critical Analysis Of The Sophist Conception Of Man

@article{Sholarin2014ManIT,
  title={“Man Is The Measure Of All Things”: A Critical Analysis Of The Sophist Conception Of Man},
  author={M. Sholarin and I. Wogu and F. Omole and Benedict Emerenwa Agoha},
  journal={Research on humanities and social sciences},
  year={2014},
  volume={5},
  pages={178-184}
}
Central to this article is a basic philosophical concept of the nature of man’ knowledge which exists amongst Protagorians of the sophist era, who postulates that ‘ man is the measure of all things’ Our daily experience of human nature however, continues to give us reasons to unlearn much of what has turned out to be prejudices and errors in our conception of man. Consequently, The question “What is Man?” still perplexes us, and the answers we provide to this question often reveal how distorted… Expand
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