The Republic of Plato

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  1. Socrates claims, after they have discovered justice in the city, that it (justice) is the requirement for the existence of the other virtues. How is this the case in the city, and how is this the case in the soul? In answering, be sure to discuss what the other virtues themselves are, in both the city and the soul. Provide relevant quotations from Plato's text in order to support your claims. Must be three pages, double spaced. When you quote Plato in support of your claims, simply refer to the Stephanus numbers (Plato) .

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Raphael M54
School: UT Austin

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The Republic of Plato

Through his philosophy, Plato gave a prominent place on the concept of justice. This was
because he was dissatisfied with the degenerating conditions that were happening in Athens.
Athens was based on democracy, and it was on the verge of being ruined and at the end was
responsible for the death of Socrates. Some of the erupting issues were the amateur meddling and
individualism which were also Plato's targets for attacks. Plato believed that justice was the
remedy that could cure all these evils. He believed that justice was a human virtue that made
people consistent and good. To him, it was some specialization which people had and could base
their actions. Justice was fair and could end a lot of injustices and ensure that people could live
in a good society. In this text, I will discuss Socrates concept of justice an...

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