Socrates in Love The Making of a Philosopher (Bloomsbury 2019)
7 March 2019
Author: Armand D'Angour
An innovative and insightful exploration of the passionate early life of Socrates and the influences that led him to become the first and greatest of philosophers. A re-examination of the evidence for Socrates’ life that paints a picture of social and intellectual currents in 5th-century BCE Athens, and presents new evidence for the status of Aspasia of Miletus and her possible influence on Socrates’ thinking.