Philosophy: Death to Socrates

  • Posted on: 14 January 2019
  • By: brentsilby
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Socrates is known as the founder of philosophy. So why was he put to death? What was his defense? In this course we will closely read Plato's Apology and Crito. Students will write an essay that either defends or refutes Socrates' decision to accept his punishment.