A basic summary of Plato and Descartes' understanding of the relation of the body to the h

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Compare and contrast the answer given by Plato or Aristotle with that given by Descartes to the shared question: How does the human body relate to the human soul?

I have chosen Plato and Descartes, I know they both have a dualistic view, but I need direct quotes and areas within Phaedo and Meditations that give their personalized view.

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