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Laches

Plato

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full title  ·  The Laches

author  ·  Plato

language  ·  Ancient Greek

composed during which part of plato's career  ·  Early

form of writing  ·  Dialogue

place written  ·  Ancient Greece

life span of plato  ·  427–347 B.C.E.

life span of socrates  ·  469–399 B.C.E.

virtue under investigation in the  ·  Courage

famous school founded by plato  ·  The Academy

most famous student of plato  ·  Aristotle

theory for which plato is most famous  ·  Theory of Forms

primary interlocutors in the  ·  Nicias and Laches

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