Summary the Ring of Gyges in Plato’s Republic

© Darrell Arnold Ph.D.– (Reprinted with Permission, edited slightly.) https://darrellarnold.com/2018/10/06/plato-on-gyges-ring-3/ One of the most famous discussions of justice occurs in Book 2 of Plato’s The Republic where Socrates’ interlocutor in the dialogue, Glaucon, argues that there is no intrinsic reason to be just. The only reason to be just is to avoid the consequences of unjust actions. … Continue reading Summary the Ring of Gyges in Plato’s Republic