PHILWEB BIBLIOGRAPHICAL ARCHIVE

THEORETICAL RESOURCES OFF- AND ON-LINE

CONTENTS


 

PLATO (c.427 - c.347 BC)
PLATONISM

"The safest general characterization of the European philosophical tradition is that it consists of a series of footnotes to Plato" (Alfred North Whitehead, Process and Reality, New York: Free Press, 1979 [1929], 39).

ASSOCIATIONS

CONFERENCES

  • Chora in Plato’s Timaeus, Humboldt University, September 19-20, 2011.
  • Modalities of the Good, Prague, August 4-6, 2010
  • The Republic, IX Symposium Platonicum, International Plato Society, Keio University, Mita, Japan, August 2-7, 2010
  • Soul to Soul: Orality in the Platonic Tradition, Annual Prometheus Trust Conference, Ivy House, Warminster, July 1-3

  • Plato, Platonism and the Moderns, 21st International Symposium, Olympic Centre for Philosophy and Culture, July 2010
  • Plato's Phaedrus, Third Annual Conference, West Coast Plato Workshop, Department of Philosophy, University of California, San Diego, May 22-23, 2010
  • Reading Plato's Dialogues Philosophically, Annual Meeting, Northern Association for Ancient Philosophy, University of Durham, April 13-15
  • A República de Platão, Sociedade Brasileira de Platonistas, Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, 25-28 de Agosto, 2009
  • Presocratics and Plato, Conference in Honor of Professor Charles Kahn, Hyele Institute for Compartative Studies, Delphi, Greece, June 7-9
  • Plato’s Sophist, Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual, University of Barcelona, May 27-30
  • Plato’s Timaeus and its Legacy, School of Classics, University of St. Andrews, May 9, 2009
  • Colloquium on Plato’s Phaedrus, Faculty of Classics, University of Cambridge, April 16-18, 2009
  • Workshop on Plato's Laws, Department of Philosophy, University of Kentucky, March 26-28, 2009

  • Plato Aujourd'hui, Regional Meeting, International Plato Society, Paris, March 12-14

  • Plato's Legacy in Stoicism, School of Classics, University of St Andrews, September 6, 2008
  • Uses, Functions and Status of Platonic Myths, Research Group in Hellenic Philosophy, Philosophy Department, University of Ottawa, May 28–31, 2008
  • Plato and Platonisms: the Constitution of a Tradition, 10th Annual Comparative Literature Conference, Departments of Languages, Literature, and Cultures, Philosophy, and Political Science, University of South Carolina, March 20-23, 2008
  • Plato's Republic, Thirteenth Annual Arizona Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy, University of Arizona, February 15-17, 2008
  • Plato's Timaeus: the Conference, Departments of Philosophy and Classics, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, September 13-16, 2007
  • Plato's 'Philebus', Eighth Congress of the International Plato Society, Trinity College Dublin and University College Dublin, July 23-28, 2007
  • Platonism and Forms of Intelligence, Institute of Philosophy, Zagreb, Hvar, Croatia, October 9-13, 2006
  • Plato and Hesiod, Department of Classics and Ancient History, University of Durham, July 25-27, 2006
  • Ethics, Politics and Metaphysics in Plato's Thought, Department of Classics, Ancient History and Egyptology, University of Wales, Swansea, June 24, 2006
  • Symposium on Plato's Symposium, Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University, August 17-19, 2005
  • Plato Transformed: an International Workshop on Plato's Ancient Commentators, De Wulf-Mansion Centre for Ancient and Medieval Philosophy (DWMC) / Centrum voor Antieke Wijsbegeerte Leiden-Leuven-Utrecht (CAW), Institute of Philosophy, Katholick Universiteit Leuven, May 18-19, 2005

  • The Good and the Idea of the Good in Plato's Republic, Department of Philosophy, University of Edinburgh, March 2-5, 2005
  • Meno and Gorgias, Seventh Congress of the International Plato Society, University of Wuerzburg, July 26-31, 2004
  • Platonism, Ancient and Modern, Emory University, November 20-21, 2003

  • Platonism at the Origins of Modernity: the Platonic Tradition and the Rise of Modern Philosophy, British Society for the History of Philosophy, Clare College, University of Cambridge, March 27-29, 2003
  • Ninth Annual Arizona Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy: Plato on Method and Plato's Methods, University of Arizona, February 20-22, 2003

Annual:

  • Plato as Literary Author,

COURSES

  • Ohio University: Plato (Benson)

JOURNALS

SOURCES: PRIMARY

Off-Line:

  • Anthologies:

    • Gorgias, Menexenus, Protagoras.  Ed. Malcolm Schofield.  Trans. Tom Griffith.  Cambridge: CUP, 2010.
    • Plato on Rhetoric and Language.  Ed. Jean Nienkamp.  London: Routledge, 1999.
    • Complete Works.  Ed. John M. Cooper, and D. S. Hutchinson.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1997.
    • Plato Reader.  Ed. T. D. J. Chappell.  Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 1996.
    • Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. R. E. Allen.  New Haven: Yale UP, 1984-.
      • Parmenides.  Vol. 4.  1997.
      • Ion, Hippias Minor, Laches, Protagoras.  Vol. 3.  1996.
      • Symposium.  Vol. 2.  1991.
      • Euthypho; Apology; Crito; Meno; Gorgias; Menexenus.  Vol. 1.  1984
    • Collected Dialogues.  Ed. Edith Hamilton and Huntington Cairns.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1961. 
    • Great Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. Eric H. Warmington and Philip G. Rouse.  New York: Mentor, 1956,
    • Platonis Opera.  Ed. John Burnet.  5 Vols.  1900-1907.  Rev. Ed. E. A. Duke.  1995-.
    • Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. and trans. Benjamin Jowett.  4 Vols.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1871.
  • Selected Individual Works:

    • Cratylus

      • "Cratylus."  Complete Works.  Ed. John M. Cooper, and D. S. Hutchinson.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1997.  101-156.

      • "Cratylus."  Vol. 3 of Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. and trans. Benjamin Jowett.  4 Vols.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1871.  1-106.

        • Critical Theory Since Plato.  Ed. Hazard Adams.  New York: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1971.  38-48.

        • Collected Dialogues.  Ed. Edith Hamilton and Huntington Cairns.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1961.  421-474.

    • Gorgias.  c.386 BCE.

      • Plato's Gorgias and Aristotle's Rhetoric.  Trans. Joe Sachs.  Newburyport, MA: Focus Publishing / R. Pullins, 2008.

      • "Gorgias."  The Rhetorical Tradition: Readings from Classical Times to the Present.  Ed. Patricia Bizzell and Bruce Herzberg.  New York: Bedford, 2000.  87-137.

      • Trans. Donald J. Zeyl.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1987.

        • "Gorgias."  Complete Works.  Ed. John M. Cooper, and D. S. Hutchinson.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1997.  791-869.

        • "Gorgias (462a-481b)."  Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophy: from Thales to Aristotle.  Ed. S. Marc Cohen, Patricia Curd, and C. D. C. Reeve.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1995.  169-190.

      • Gorgias.  Ed. Terence Irwin.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1979.

      • "Gorgias."  Trans. W. D. Woodhead.  Collected Dialogues.  Ed. Edith Hamilton and Huntington Cairns.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1961.  229-307.

      • Gorgias.  Ed. E. R. Dodds.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1959.

      • "Gorgias."  Vol. 2 of Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. and trans. Benjamin Jowett.  4 Vols.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1871.  501-628.

    • Ion.  c.390 BCE. 

      • "Ion."  Trans. Paul Woodruff.  Complete Works.  Ed. John M. Cooper, and D. S. Hutchinson.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1997.  937-949.

        • The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism.  Ed. Vincent Leitch, et al.  New York: Norton, 2001. 
        • 37-48.
      • "Ion."  Trans. Lane Cooper.  Collected Dialogues.  Ed. Edith Hamilton and Huntington Cairns.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1961.  215-228.

      • "Ion."  Vol. 1 of Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. and trans. Benjamin Jowett.  4 Vols.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1871.  103-118.

        • "Ion."  The Critical Tradition: Classic Texts and Contemporary Trends.  Ed. David H. Richter.  Boston: Bedford, 1998.  29-37.

        • "Ion."  Criticism: the Major Statements.  New York: St. Martin's, 1980.

        •  3rd Ed. edited by Charles Kaplan and William Anderson, 1991.  17-20.
        • "Ion."  Critical Theory Since Plato.  Ed. Hazard Adams.  New York: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1971.  12-18. 

    • Menon.

      • Meno and Phaedo.  Ed. David Sedley and Alex Long.  Trans. Alex Long.  Cambridge: CUP, 2011.

      • "Meno."  Trans. G. M. A. Grube.  Complete Works.  Ed. John M. Cooper, and D. S. Hutchinson.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1997.  870-897.

        • "Meno."  Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophy: from Thales to Aristotle.  Ed. S. Marc, Patricia Curd, and C. D. C. Reeve.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1995.  191-216.

      • Meno.  Trans. R. W. Sharples.  Warminster: Aris and Phillips, 1985.

      • Meno.  Trans. R. S. Bluck.  Cambridge: CUP, 1961.

      • Meno.  Trans. W. C. K. Guthrie.  Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1956.

        • "Meno."  Trans. W. K. C. Guthrie.  Collected Dialogues.  Ed. Edith Hamilton and Huntington Cairns.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1961.  353-385.

      • "Meno."  Vol. 1 of Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. and trans. Benjamin Jowett.  4 Vols.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1871.  249-303.

        • "Innate Knowledge."  Western Philosophy: an Anthology.  Ed. John Cottingham.  Oxford: Blackwell, 1996.  3-12.

    • Phaedon.

      • Meno and Phaedo.  Ed. David Sedley and Alex Long.  Trans. Alex Long.  Cambridge: CUP, 2011.

      • "Phaedo."  Trans. G. M. A Grube.  Complete Works.  Ed. John M. Cooper, and D. S. Hutchinson.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1997.  49-100.

        • "Phaedo (72d-107d, 114d-118a)."  Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophy: from Thales to Aristotle.  Ed. S. Marc, Patricia Curd, and C. D. C. Reeve.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1995.  217-251.

      • "Phaedo."  Trans. Hugh Tredennick.  Collected Dialogues.  Ed. Edith Hamilton and Huntington Cairns.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1961.  40-98.

      • Phaedo.  Trans. W. D. Rouse.  New York: Mentor, 1956.

      • "Phaedo."  Vol. 1 of Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. and trans. Benjamin Jowett.  4 Vols.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1871.  385-478.

    • Phaedrus.  c. 370 BCE.

      • "Phaedrus."  The Rhetorical Tradition: Readings from Classical Times to the Present.  Ed. Patricia Bizzell and Bruce Herzberg.  New York: Bedford, 2000.  138-168.

      • Phaedrus. Trans. James H. Nichols, Jr. Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1998.
      • "Phaedrus."  Trans. Alexander Nehamas and Paul Woodruff.  Complete Works.  Ed. John M. Cooper, and D. S. Hutchinson.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1997.  506-556.

      • Plato: Phaedrus.  Ed. C. J. Rowe.  Warminster: Aris and Phillips, 1986.

      • "Phaedrus."  Trans. R. Hackforth.  Collected Dialogues.  Ed. Edith Hamilton and Huntington Cairns.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1961.  475-525.

      • "Phaedrus."  Vol. 3 of Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. and trans. Benjamin Jowett.  4 Vols.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1871.  107-190.

    • Politeia.  c.373 BC.

      • "The Republic."  Trans. G. M. A. Grube, Rev. C. D. C. Reeve.  Complete Works.  Ed. John M. Cooper, and D. S. Hutchinson.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1997.  971-1223.

        • "The Republic."  Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophy: from Thales to Aristotle.  Ed. S. Marc, Patricia Curd, and C. D. C. Reeve.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1995.  262-535.

      • The Republic.  Trans. Robin Waterfield.  Oxford: OUP, 1993.

        • Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism.  Ed. Vincent Leitch, et al.  New York: Norton, 2001. 

        • 49-80.
      • The Republic.  Trans. Richard W. Sterling and William C. Scott.  New York: Norton, 1985.

      • "The Republic."  Trans. Paul Shorey.  Collected Dialogues.  Ed. Edith Hamilton and Huntington Cairns.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1961.  575-844.

      • The Republic.  Trans. H. P. D. Lee.  Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1955.

      • The Republic.  Trans. Francis Macdonald Cornford.  Oxford: OUP, 1941.

        • "Universals are Real."  Classic Philosophical Questions.  Ed. James Gould.  Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1970.  374-384.

      • "The Republic."  Vol. 2 of Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. and trans. Benjamin Jowett.  4 Vols.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1871.  1-500.

        • The Critical Tradition: Classic Texts and Contemporary Trends.  Ed. David H. Richter.  Boston: Bedford, 1998.  21-37.

        • Criticism: the Major Statements.  New York: St. Martin's, 1980.

        •  3rd Ed. edited by Charles Kaplan and William Anderson, 1991.  1-16.
        • Critical Theory Since Plato.  Ed. Hazard Adams.  New York: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1971.  18-38.
        • "The Allegory of the Cave."  Western Philosophy: an Anthology.  Ed. John Cottingham.  Oxford: Blackwell, 1996.  63-70.
        • "The Divided Line and the Myth of the Cave."  Self and World: Readings in Philosophy.  Ed. James Ogilvie.  New York: Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, 1973.  129-139.
        • "Knowledge versus Opinion."  Western Philosophy: an Anthology.  Ed. John Cottingham.  Oxford: Blackwell, 1996.  12-19.
    • Protagoras

      • "Protagoras."  Trans. Stanley Lombardo and Karen Bell.  Complete Works.  Ed. John M. Cooper, and D. S. Hutchinson.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1997.  746-790.

        • "Protagoras (317e-334c, 348c-362a)."  Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophy: from Thales to Aristotle.  Ed. S. Marc, Patricia Curd, and C. D. C. Reeve.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1995.  142-168.

      • Protagoras.  Ed. C. C. W. Taylor.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1976.

      • Protagoras.  Ed. Gregory Vlastos.  Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1956.

    • The Symposium.

      • Ed. and trans M. C. Howatson.  Ed. Frisbee C. C. Sheffield.  Cambridge: CUP, 2008.

      • "Symposium."  Trans. Alexander Nehamas and Paul Woodruff.  Complete Works.  Ed. John M. Cooper, and D. S. Hutchinson.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1997.  457-505.

        • "Symposium (201d-212c)."  Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophy: from Thales to Aristotle.  Ed. S. Marc, Patricia Curd, and C. D. C. Reeve.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1995.  252-262.

      • "Symposium."  Trans. Michael Joyce.  Collected Dialogues.  Ed. Edith Hamilton and Huntington Cairns.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1961.  526-574.

      • "Symposium."  Vol. 1 of Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. and trans. Benjamin Jowett.  4 Vols.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1871.  479-556.

    • Theaetetus.

      • Plato's Theaetetus.  Ed. M. F. Burnyeat.  Trans. M. J. Levett.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1990.

        • "Theaetus."  Trans. M. J. Levett, Rev. Myles Burnyeat.  Complete Works.  Ed. John M. Cooper, and D. S. Hutchinson.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1997.  157-234.

      • "Theaetetus."  Trans. F. M. Cornford.  Collected Dialogues.  Ed. Edith Hamilton and Huntington Cairns.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1961.  845-919.

      • "Theaetetus."  Vol. 3 of Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. and trans. Benjamin Jowett.  4 Vols.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1871.  191-320.

    • Timaeus:

      • "Timaeus."  Trans. Donald J. Zeyl.  Complete Works.  Ed. John M. Cooper, and D. S. Hutchinson.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1997.  1224-1291.

        • "Timaeus."  Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophy: from Thales to Aristotle.  Ed. S. Marc, Patricia Curd, and C. D. C. Reeve.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1995.  546-575.

      • "Timaeus."  Vol. 3 of Dialogues of Plato.  Ed. and trans. Benjamin Jowett.  4 Vols.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1871.  631-780.

        • Collected Dialogues.  Ed. Edith Hamilton and Huntington Cairns.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1961.  1151-1211.

On-Line:

SOURCES: SECONDARY

Off-Line:
  • Anthologies:
    • General:

      • Bambrough, Renford, ed.  New Essays on Plato and Aristotle.  London: Routledge, 1965.
      • Benson, H., ed.  A Companion to Plato.  Oxford: Plato, 2006.
      • Corrigan, Kevin, and John D. Turner, eds.  Platonisms: Ancient, Modern, and PostmodernLeiden: Brill, 2007.
      • Fine, Gail, ed.  Oxford Handbook of Plato.  Oxford: OUP, 2008.
      • Herrmann, Fritz-Gregor, ed.  New Essays on Plato: Language and Thought in Fourth-Century Greek Philosophy.  Swansea:  Classical Press of Wales, 2006.
      • Kraut, Richard, ed.  Cambridge Companion to Plato.  Cambridge: CUP, 1992.
      • Partenie, Catalin, ed.  Plato's Myths.  Cambridge: CUP, 2009.
      • Santas, Gerasimos X., ed.  Blackwell Guide to Plato's Republic.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2006.
      • Shankman, Steven, ed.  Plato and Postmodernism.  1994.
      • Vlastos, Gregory, ed.  Platonic Studies.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1981.
      • Vlastos, Gregory, ed.  Plato: a Collection of Critical Essays.  Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1971.
    • Studies of Individual Texts:

      • Gorgias:
      • Meno:
      • Parmenides:
      • Phaedo:
      • Phaedrus:
      • Republic:
        • Ferrari, G. R. F., ed.  Cambridge Companion to Plato's RepublicCambridge: CUP, 2007.
        • McPherran, Mark L., ed.  Plato's Republic: a Critical GuideCambridge: CUP, 2010.
        • Santas, Gerasimos, ed.  Blackwell Guide to Plato's Republic.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2006.
      • Sophist:

      • Statesman:

      • Symposium:
        • Lesher, James, Debra Nails, and Frisbee Sheffield, eds.  Plato's Symposium: Issues in Interpretation and Reception.  Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 2006.
      • Theaetetus:
      • Timaeus:
    • Arts:

      •  

    • Being:

      • Fine, Gail, ed.  Plato 1: Metaphysics and Epistemology.  Oxford: OUP, 1999.

    • Communication:

      •  

    • Human Nature:

      • Everson, S., ed.  Psychology.  Vol. 2 of Companions to Ancient Thought.  Cambridge: CUP, 1991.

      • Fine, Gail, ed.  Plato 2: Ethics, Politics, Religion, and the Soul.  Oxford: OUP, 1999.

      • Gender:

        • Bar On, Bat-Ami, ed.  Engendering Origins: Critical Feminist Readings in Plato and Aristotle.  Albany: SUNY Press, 1994.
        • Tuana, Nancy, ed.  Feminist Interpretations of Plato.  University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 1994.

    • Knowledge:

      • Everson, S., ed.  Epistemology.  Vol. 1 of Companions to Ancient Thought.  Cambridge: CUP, 1990.
      • Fine, Gail, ed.  Plato on Knowledge and Forms: Selected Essays.  Oxford: OUP, 2003.
      • Fine, Gail, ed.  Plato 1: Metaphysics and Epistemology.  Oxford: OUP, 1999.
    • Morality:

      • Fine, Gail, ed.  Plato 2: Ethics, Politics, Religion, and the Soul.  Oxford: OUP, 1999.

    • Nature:

      •  

    • Religion:

      • Fine, Gail, ed.  Plato 2: Ethics, Politics, Religion, and the Soul.  Oxford: OUP, 1999.

    • Society:

      • Fine, Gail, ed.  Plato 2: Ethics, Politics, Religion, and the Soul.  Oxford: OUP, 1999.

  • Selected Individual Works:
    • General:

      • Brickhouse, Thomas C.  Plato's Socrates.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1994.
      • Crossman, R. H. S.  Plato Today.  London: Unwin, 1963.
      • Dillon, John.  The Heirs of Plato.  Oxford: OUP, .
      • Gadamer, Hans-Georg.  Dialogue and Dialectic: Eight Hermeneutical Studies on PlatoTrans. P. Christopher Smith.  New Haven: Yale UP, 1980.
      • Gordon, Jill.  Turning Toward Philosophy: Literary Device and Dramatic Structure in Plato's Dialogues.  University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 1999.
      • Griswold, Charles, Jr.  Platonic Writings, Platonic Readings.  1988.
      • Grube, G. M. A.  Plato's Thought.  London: Methuen, 1935.
      • Havelock, Eric.  Preface to Plato.  Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 1963.
      • Hegel, G. W. F.  Plato And the Platonists.  Vol. 2 of Lectures on the History of PhilosophyTrans. E. S. Haldane and Frances H. Simson.  Bison, 1995.
      • Herrmann, Fritz-Gregor.  Words and Ideas: the Roots of Plato's Philosophy.  Swansea: Classical Press of Wales, 2007.
      • Gosling, J. C.  Plato.  London: Routledge, 1973.
      • Janaway, Christopher.  "Ancient Greek Philosophy I: the Pre-Socratics and Plato."  Philosophy: a Guide Through the Subject.  Ed. A. C. Grayling.  Oxford: OUP, 1995.  336-397.
      • Kahn, Charles H.  Plato and the Socratic Dialogue: the Philosophical Use of a Literary Form.  Cambridge: CUP, 1998.
      • Mason, Andrew S.  Plato.  Chesham: Acumen, 2010.
      • McNeill, David N.  An Image of the Soul in Speech: Plato and the Problem of Socrates.  University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 2010.
      • Nails, Debra.  The People of Plato:  a Prosopography of Plato and Other Socratics.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 2002.
      • Nehamas, Alexander.  Virtues of Authenticity: Essays on Plato and Socrates.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1999.

      • Randall, John H.  Plato: Dramatist of the Life of Reason.  1970.
      • Santas, Gerasimos X.  Socrates: Philosophy in Plato's Early Dialogues.  London: RKP, 1979.
      • Shorey, Paul.  What Plato Said.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1933.
      • Statkiewicz, Max.  Rhapsody of Philosophy: Dialogues with Plato in Contemporary Thought.  University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 2009.
      • Taylor, A. E.  Plato: the Man and his Work.  Ann Arbor: U of Michigan P, 1929.  New York: Dover, 2001.
      • Vlastos, Gregory.  Platonic Studies.  2nd Ed.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1973.
      • Vlastos, Gregory.  Plato's Universe.  Seattle: U of Washington P, 1975.
      • Winspear, Alban D.  The Genesis of Plato's Thought.  New York: Russell & Russell, 1940.
      • Zuckert, Catherine H.  Postmodern Platos.  1985.
    • Studies of Individual Dialogues:

      • Gorgias:
        • Bernardete, Seth.  The Rhetoric of Morality and Philosophy: Plato's Gorgias and Phaedrus.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1994.  Rpt. 2009.

        • Consigny, Scott.  Gorgias: Sophist and Artist.  Columbia: U of South Carolina P, 2001.

        • Crowley, Sharon.  "Of Gorgias and Grammatology."  CCC 30.3 (1979): 279-83.

        • Enos, Richard Leo.  "The Epistemology of Gorgias' Rhetoric: a Re-Examination."  Southern Speech Communication Journal 42 (1976): 35-51.

        • Gronbeck, Bruce.  "Gorgias on Rhetoric and Poetic: a Rehabilitation."  The Southern Speech Communication Journal 38 (1972): 27-38.

        • McComiskey, Bruce.  Gorgias and the New Sophistic Rhetoric.  Carbondale: Southern Illinois UP, 2002.

        • Segal, Charles P.  "Gorgias and the Psychology of Logos."  Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 66 (1962): 99-155.

        • Stauffer, Devin.  The Unity of Plato's Gorgias: Rhetoric, Justice, and the Philosophic Life.  Cambridge: CUP, 2006.

      • Laws:
        • Mayhew, Robert.  Plato: Laws 10.  Oxford: OUP, 2008.
      • Meno:
        • Ionescu, Christina.  Plato's Meno: an Interpretation.  Lanham, MD: Lexington, 2007.
        • Scott, Dominic.  Plato's Meno.  Cambridge: CUP, 2006.
      • Parmenides:
        • Adluri, Vishwa.  Parmenides, Plato and Mortal Philosophy: Return from Transcendence.  London: Continuum, 2011.
        • Allen, R. E.  Plato's Parmenides.  Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 1983.
        • Rickless, Samuel C.  Plato's Forms in Transition: a Reading of the Parmenides.  Cambridge: CUP, 2007.
      • Phaedo:
        • Bostock, David J.  Plato's Phaedo.  Oxford: OUP, 1986.
        • Gallop, David.  Plato's Phaedo.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1975.
      • Phaedrus:
        • Bernardete, Seth.  The Rhetoric of Morality and Philosophy: Plato's Gorgias and Phaedrus.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1994.

        • Burger, Ronna.  Plato's Phaedrus: a Defence of a Philosophic Art of Writing.  1980.
        • Griswold, Charles, Jr.  Self-Knowledge in Plato's Phaedrus.  1986.
        • Nicholson, Graeme.  Plato's Phaedrus: the Philosophy of Love.  Ashland, OH: Purdue UP, 1999.
        • White, David A.  Rhetoric and Reality in Plato's Phaedrus.  1993.
      • Republic:
        • Annas, Julia.  An Introduction to Plato's Republic.  Oxford: OUP, 1981.
        • Cohn, Dorrit.  "The Poetics of Plato's Republic: a Modern Perspective."  Philosophy and Literature 24 (2000): 34-48.
        • Reeve, C. D. C.  Philosopher-Kings: the Argument of Plato's Republic.  Princeton: Princeton UP, 1988.

        • Rosen, Stanley.  Plato's Republic: a Study.  New Haven: Yale UP, 2005.
        • Santas, Gerasimos.  Understanding Plato's Republic.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2010.
        • White, Nicholas P.  A Companion to Plato's Republic.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1979.
      • Sophist:

        • Rosen, Stanley.  Plato's Sophist: the Drama of the Original and Image.  New Haven: Yale UP, 1983.
      • Statesman:

        • Rosen, Stanley.  Plato's Statesman: the Web of Politics.  New Haven: Yale UP, 1995.
        • Sayre, Kenneth M.  Metaphysics and Method in Plato's Statesman.  Cambridge: CUP, 2006.
      • Symposium:
        • Rosen, Stanley.  Plato's SymposiumNew Haven: Yale UP, 1967.
      • Theaetetus:
        • Bostock, David J.  Plato's Theaetetus.  Oxford: OUP, 1988.
        • Burnyeat, Myles, and M. J. Levett.  The Theaetetus of Plato.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1990.
        • Chappell, Timothy.  Reading Plato's Theaetetus.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 2005.
        • Stern, Paul.  Knowledge and Politics in Plato's Theaetetus.  Cambridge: CUP, 2008.
      • Timaeus:
        • Cornford, Francis.  Plato's Cosmology: the Timaeus of Plato.  London: Kegan Paul, 1937.
        • Proclus.  Commentary on Plato's Timaeus: Volume III, Book 3, Part I [Proclus on the World's Body].  Ed. and trans. Dirk Baltzly.  Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2007.
    • Arts:

      • Atkins, J. W. H.  "The Attack on Poetry: Plato."  Literary Criticism in Antiquity: a Sketch of its Development.  2 Vols.  Cambridge: CUP, 1934.  33-70.
      • Cavarnos, Constantine.  Plato's Theory of Fine Art.  Athens: Astir, 1973.
      • Daiches, David.  "The Platonic Dilemma."  Critical Approaches to Literature.  New York: Norton, 1956.
      •  3-22.
      • Elias, Julius A.  Plato's Defence of Poetry.  1984.
      • Else, Gerald F.  Plato and Aristotle on Poetry.  Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 1986.
      • Ferrari, G. R. F.  "Plato and Poetry."  Classical Criticism.  Ed. George A. Kennedy.  Vol. 1 of of Cambridge History of Literary Criticism.  Cambridge: CUP, 1989.  92-148.
      • Grube, G. M. A.  "Plato."  The Greek and Roman Critics.  London: Methuen, 1965.  46-65.

      • Harland, Richard.  "Plato."  Literary Theory from Plato to Barthes.  London: Palgrave Macmillan, 1999.  6-10.
      • Janaway, Christopher.  Images of Excellence: Plato's Critique of the Arts.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1995.
      • Lodge, Rupert C.  Plato's Theory of Art.  New York: Humanities, 1953.
      • Murdoch, Iris.  The Fire and the Sun: Why Plato Banished the Artists.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1977.
      • Oates, Whitney J.  Plato's View of Art.  New York: Scribner, 1972.
      • Partee, Morriss Henry.  Plato's Poetics: the Authority of Beauty.  Salt Lake City: U of Utah P, 1981.
      • Partee, M. H.  "Plato's Banishment of Poetry."  Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 29.2 (1970): 209-222.

      • Rowe, Christopher.  "Plato: Aesthetics and Psychology."  From the Beginning to Plato.  Ed. C. C. W. Taylor.  Vol. 1 of Routledge History of Philosophy.  London: Routledge, 1997.  425-455.

      • Wimsatt, William, and Cleanth Brooks.  "The Verbal Medium: Plato and Aristotle."  Literary Criticism: a Short History.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1957.  57-76.

    • Communication:

      • Bernadette, S.  The Rhetoric of Morality and Philosophy: Plato's Gorgias and Phaedrus.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1991.
      • Harris, Roy, and Talbot J. Taylor.  "Socrates on Names."  Landmarks in Linguistic Thought I: the Western Tradition from Socrates to Saussure.  London: Routledge, 1989.  1-19.
      • Kennedy, George A.  "Plato on Rhetoric."  Classical Criticism.  Ed. George A. Kennedy.  Vol. 1 of of Cambridge History of Literary Criticism.  Cambridge: CUP, 1989.  188-190.
      • McComiskey, B.  "Disassembling Plato's Critique of Rhetoric in the Gorgias (447a-466a).Rhetoric Review 11 (1992): 79-90.
      • McCoy, Marina.  Plato on the Rhetoric of Philosophers and SophistsCambridge: CUP, 2007.
      • Neel, Jasper.  Plato, Derrida, and Writing.  Carbondale: Southern Illinois UP, 1988.
    • Human:

      • Rowe, Christopher.  "Plato: Aesthetics and Psychology."  From the Beginning to Plato.  Ed. C. C. W. Taylor.  Vol. 1 of Routledge History of Philosophy.  London: Routledge, 1997.  425-455.

      • Silverman, Alan.  "Plato: Psychology."  Blackwell Guide to Ancient Philosophy.  Ed. Christopher Shields.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2003.  130-144.

      • Gender:

    • Knowledge:

      • Cornford, F. M.  Plato's Theory of Knowledge.  London: Routledge, 1960.
      • Dancy, R. M.  Plato's Introduction of Forms.  Cambridge: CUP, 2004.
      • Gulley, Norman.  Plato's Theory of Knowledge.  London: Methuen, 1962.
      • Heinaman, Robert.  "Plato: Metaphysics and Epistemology."  From the Beginning to Plato.  Ed. C. C. W. Taylor.  Vol. 1 of Routledge History of Philosophy.  London: Routledge, 1997.  356-393.
      • White, Nicholas.  "Plato: Epistemology."  Blackwell Guide to Ancient Philosophy.  Ed. Christopher Shields.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2003.  100-117.
      • White, Nicholas P.  Plato on Knowledge and Reality.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1976.
    • Metaphilosophy / Metatheory:

      • Lampert, Laurence.  How Philosophy Became Socratic: a Study of Plato's Protagoras, Charmides, and Republic.  Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2010.
      • Nightingale, Andrea W.  Genres in Dialogue: Plato and the Construct of Philosophy.  Cambridge: CUP, 1996.
      • Rowe, Christopher.  Plato and the Art of Philosophical Writing.  Cambridge: CUP, 2007.
      • Wolfsdorf, David.  Trials of Reason: Plato and the Crafting of Philosophy.  Oxford: OUP, 2008.
    • Morality:

      • Carone, Gabriela Roxana.  Plato's Cosmology and its Ethical Dimensions.  Cambridge: CUP, 2005.
      • Irwin, Terence.  Plato's Ethics.  Oxford: OUP, 1995.
      • Irwin, Terence.  Plato's Moral Theory: the Early and Middle Dialogues.  Oxford: Clarendon, 1977.
      • Price, A. W.  "Plato: Ethics and Politics."  From the Beginning to Plato.  Ed. C. C. W. Taylor.  Vol. 1 of Routledge History of Philosophy.  London: Routledge, 1997.  394-424.
      • Russell, Daniel C.  Plato on Pleasure and the Good Life.  Oxford: OUP, 2005.
      • Santas, Gerasimos.  "Plato: Ethics."  Blackwell Guide to Ancient Philosophy.  Ed. Christopher Shields.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2003.  118-129.
      • Vasiliou, Iakovos.  Aiming at Virtue in Plato.  Cambridge: CUP, 2008.
    • Nature:

      • Metaphysics:

        • Carone, Gabriela Roxana.  Plato's Cosmology and its Ethical Dimensions.  Cambridge: CUP, 2005.
        • Devereux, Daniel.  "Plato: Metaphysics."  Blackwell Guide to Ancient Philosophy.  Ed. Christopher Shields.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2003.  75-99.
        • Grabowski, Francis A. III.  Plato, Metaphysics and the Forms.  London: Continuum, 2008.
        • Heinaman, Robert.  "Plato: Metaphysics and Epistemology."  From the Beginning to Plato.  Ed. C. C. W. Taylor.  Vol. 1 of Routledge History of Philosophy.  London: Routledge, 1997.  356-393.
        • Vlastos, Gregory.  "Degrees of Reality in Plato."  New Essays on Plato and Aristotle.  Ed. Renford Bambrough.  London: Routledge, 1965.
        • White, Nicholas P.  Plato on Knowledge and Reality.  Indianapolis: Hackett, 1976.
      • Natural Sciences:

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    • Religion:

    • Society:

      • Price, A. W.  "Plato: Ethics and Politics."  From the Beginning to Plato.  Ed. C. C. W. Taylor.  Vol. 1 of Routledge History of Philosophy.  London: Routledge, 1997.  394-424.
      • Schofield, Malcolm.  Plato: Political Philosophy.  Oxford: OUP, 2006.

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