Plato ’ s Protagoras and the Frontier of Genre Research : A Reconnaissance Report from the Field

  • Jonathan Lavery
  • Published 2007


After a review of some general issues surrounding the interpretation of Plato’s dialogues, I consider in detail the reception of Plato’s Protagoras in English scholarship since 1956, that is, during the last half century. That scholarship falls into three periods. At first (1956–82) there was a sharp division between analytic philosophy commentators and… (More)

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