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Plato's Euthyphro I: Bad Dads, Good Arguments

We start with Plato's "Euthyphro", a short dialogue in which Socrates debates the nature of holiness with a priest, Euthyphro. (The Bad Dad is Euthyphro's. Maybe. If he's a murderer. Do you think he's a murderer?) But mostly the videos for this first week and general and introductory. Plato, Socrates. Who are they? How should I read? For more detail, click "Advice About Reading", under "Overview", below....
7 個視頻 (總計 75 分鐘), 9 個閱讀材料, 2 個測驗
7 個視頻
Lesson 1 Part 2: What's it all about?15分鐘
Lesson 1 Part 3: Plato, Socrates, Dialogues, Masks 8分鐘
Lesson 1 Part 4: Symposium, Socrates, Satyr 12分鐘
Lesson 1 Part 5: Contradiction5分鐘
Lesson 1 Part 6: Let's Have An Argument 9分鐘
Lesson 1 Part 7: What's Socrates LIke? 14分鐘
9 個閱讀材料
Lesson 1 - Readings, and Let's Meet Our Players!10分鐘
About The Quizzes (for Lesson 1 and the rest of the Plato weeks)10分鐘
1.1 Euthyphro and the Bad Dad10分鐘
1.2 What's It All About?10分鐘
1.3 Plato, Socrates, Dialogues, Masks10分鐘
1.4 Symposium, Socrates, Satyr10分鐘
1.5 Contradiction10分鐘
1.6 Let's Have An Argument!10分鐘
1.7 What's Socrates Like?10分鐘
2 個練習
Euthyphro Quiz 112分鐘
Euthyphro Quiz 212分鐘
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完成時間為 4 小時

Plato's Euthyphro II: Two Problems

This is our second week reading "Euthyphro". (But we hardly got into it last week!) The two problems are: 1) Should Euthyphro do? 2) What is holiness? Mostly the dialogue concerns 2) but 1) is there for a reason. Suppose a friend asks you for advice: 'I think dad murdered someone. What should I do?' Probably you wouldn't pull down the dictionary and look up 'holiness', right? But why not? Food for thought. This lesson also contains quite a bit of background about ancient Greek religion and law....
8 個視頻 (總計 105 分鐘), 9 個閱讀材料, 2 個測驗
8 個視頻
Lesson 2 Part 2: Mystery Machines8分鐘
Lesson 2 Part 3: Meeting Euthyphro11分鐘
Lesson 2 Part 4: Thinking Straight, Thinking in Circles15分鐘
Lesson 2 Part 5: Mantis & Mess12分鐘
Lesson 2 Part 6: What Is Holiness?14分鐘
Lesson 2 Part 7: What Is Holiness? Continued?16分鐘
Lesson 2 Part 8: Divine Service Industry11分鐘
9 個閱讀材料
Lesson 2 Readings - and More Thoughts About Personalities10分鐘
2.1 Agony Aunts10分鐘
2.2 Mystery Machines10分鐘
2.3 Meeting Euthyphro10分鐘
2.4 Thinking Straight, Thinking In Circles10分鐘
2.5 Mantis and Mess10分鐘
2.6 What Is Holiness?10分鐘
2.7 What is Holiness, Continued10分鐘
2.8 Divine Service Industry10分鐘
2 個練習
Euthyphro Quiz 312分鐘
Euthyphro Quiz 412分鐘
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完成時間為 3 小時

Plato’s Meno: What is Virtue?

We're moving on to our next dialogue, Plato's "Meno". Meno is a slick fellow: sophist-in-training. He wants to know whether Socrates thinks virtue can be taught. Socrates doesn't even know what it is! Meno doesn't see the problem. He can talk about this stuff! But his tongue gets stung numb by the Socratic stingray. Overall, the dialogue has a peculiar virtue-geometry-virtue structure. And we meet two more characters: the boy, who learns geometry; the sturdy citizen, Anytus, who doesn't trust sophists. In this first "Meno" lesson, we don’t get past the poetry that introduces the geometry. (What's with that?) We consider difficulties defining ‘virtue’, and whether definitions are a good thing to ask for. We consider some oddities about virtue. Why does everything think they know what it is? And: is there any science around here?...
7 個視頻 (總計 81 分鐘), 8 個閱讀材料, 2 個測驗
7 個視頻
Lesson 3 Part 2: What's Wrong With Euthyphro?22分鐘
Lesson 3 Part 3: Virtue, Geometry, Virtue (Persephone, Pain & Gain) 8分鐘
Lesson 3 Part 4: Does Anyone Know What Virtue Is?9分鐘
Lesson 3 Part 5: What Is Virtue? 13分鐘
Lesson 3 Part 6: The Socratic Fallacy?7分鐘
Lesson 3 Part 7: Science? & Does Anyone Want What Is Bad?5分鐘
8 個閱讀材料
Lesson 3 Readings; and Let's Meet Our Players!10分鐘
3.1 Self-Help10分鐘
3.2 What's Wrong with Euthyphro?10分鐘
3.3 Virtue, Geometry, Virtue (Persephone, Pain & Gain)10分鐘
3.4 Does Anyone Know What Virtue Is?10分鐘
3.5 What Is Virtue?10分鐘
3.6 The Socratic Fallacy?10分鐘
3.7 Science? & Does Anyone Want What Is Bad?10分鐘
2 個練習
Meno Quiz 112分鐘
Meno Quiz 212分鐘
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完成時間為 3 小時

Plato's Meno: Virtue - Geometry - Virtue.

We are still working on Plato’s “Meno”. This week we get to the geometry lesson and Socrates’ tentative definition/formula for success: virtue is mindfulness. That means: when you do things, you do them for the right reasons, and with knowledge of those reasons. That sounds good, but it’s kind of a high bar for humans to clear. Could it turns out that there is such a thing as virtue, only none of us have it? ...
7 個視頻 (總計 91 分鐘), 8 個閱讀材料, 2 個測驗
7 個視頻
Lesson 4 Part 2: Ethics, Math, Certainty & Surprise 19分鐘
Lesson 4 Part 3: How Useful Is The Socratic Method?16分鐘
Lesson 4 Part 4: The Geometry Lesson12分鐘
Lesson 4 Part 5: How To Teach Math15分鐘
Lesson 4 Part 6: Virtue As Mindfulness?11分鐘
Lesson 4 Part 7: Formulas For Success?7分鐘
8 個閱讀材料
Lesson 4 Readings, and Further Thoughts On Personalities10分鐘
4.1 Is Ethics Like Math?10分鐘
4.2 Ethics, Math, Certainty and Surprise10分鐘
4.3 How Useful Is The Socratic Method?10分鐘
4.4 The Geometry Lesson10分鐘
4.5 How To Teach Math10分鐘
4.6 Virtue As Mindfulness?10分鐘
4.7 Formulas For Success?10分鐘
2 個練習
Meno Quiz 312分鐘
Meno Quiz 412分鐘
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創建者 SSFeb 3rd 2017

Very interesting. The questions were rather challenging. The book clarifies a lot, and porf. Holbroke has a nice way of teaching. The videos were rather enticing and very informative.

創建者 TWDec 17th 2017

Very interesting, diversity of material (drawings used) and of texts used makes every chapter seem fresh. Professor is funny and random jokes kept me involved whilst staying relaxed.

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