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Plato and the City: A New Introduction to Plato's Political Thought

Jean-Francois Pradeau

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859896535
eISBN:
9781781380666
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859896535.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy

This is a general introduction to Plato's political thought. It covers the main periods of Platonic thought, examining those dialogues that best show how Plato makes the city's unity the aim of ... More


Producing the City: the Statesman

Jean-François Pradeau

in Plato and the City: A New Introduction to Plato's Political Thought

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859896535
eISBN:
9781781380666
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859896535.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy

This chapter discusses how Plato defines the material and technical functioning of politics in the Statesman, and points out that in order to understand the political thought of the Statesman, one ... More


Aimé Césaire and Francophone Postcolonial Thought

Mary Gallagher (ed.)

in Postcolonial Thought in the French-speaking World

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310546
eISBN:
9781846319808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846319808.002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Born in 1913 in Martinique, Aimé Césaire was drawn to Europe as a young man. He enrolled at the Lycée Louis-le-Grand in Paris in 1932 and at the École Normale Supérieure (ENS) three years later. ... More


Tangled History and Photographic (In)Visibility: Ho Chi Minh on the Edge of French Political Culture

Panivong Norindr

in Postcolonial Thought in the French-speaking World

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310546
eISBN:
9781846319808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846319808.008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Ho Chi Minh, formerly Nguyên Ai Quôc, was a great patriot who devoted his entire life to the liberation of his native Vietnam, first from French colonialism, then from American imperialism. This ... More


The Bride of Abydos: The Regime of Visibility and the Possibility of Resistance

Tom Mole

in Liberty and Poetic Licence: New Essays on Byron

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235897
eISBN:
9781846315428
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853235897.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

The Bride of Abydos has been marginal to the modern revaluation of Byron's tales. Recent criticism, moving away from the tendency to read these poems as camouflaged autobiography or psychoanalytic ... More


Sentimental Schooling

in Wolfe Tone: Second Edition

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318078
eISBN:
9781846317774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317774.004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines Theobald Wolfe Tone's so-called ‘sentimental education’. It discusses the influence of his teacher Richard Martin on Tone's political thinking and mentions that he had an affair ... More


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