The People of Plato: A Prosopography of Plato and Other Socratics

@inproceedings{Nails2002ThePO,
  title={The People of Plato: A Prosopography of Plato and Other Socratics},
  author={D. Nails},
  year={2002}
}
The People of Plato is the first study since 1823 devoted exclusively to the identification of, and relationships among, the individuals represented in the complete Platonic corpus. It provides details of their lives, and it enables one to consider the persons of Plato's works, and those of other Socratics, within a nexus of important political, social, and familial relationships. Debra Nails makes a broad spectrum of scholarship accessible to the non-specialist. She distinguishes what can be… Expand
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