This is a Socrates lecture on the portico to the Platonic corpus. It is also a discussion with several very informed professors from Harvard and Boston College who participated in this series.
This video explores the life and lessons of the ancient Greek philosopher Socrates and how those lessons connect to our modern-day life.
In this lecture the Socratic problem is investigated, which is whether we can arrive at knowledge of the historical Socrates, or whether he will always remain nothing but a work of fiction.
Credited as one of the founders of Western philosophy, Socrates (469 BC — 399 BC) was a classical Greek Athenian philosopher who’s enigmatic work was known chiefly through the accounts of later classical writers.
An audio documentary on the life of the most famous philosopher Socrates.
A compilation of some of philosopher Socrates‘ words of wisdom.
Why a democracy killed Socrates, an old man at the time, for exercising his Freedom of Speech.
This six part series: Philosophy: A Guide to Happiness. It portrays the ideas of Socrates, as interpreted by his students, including having confidence in your own thoughts and not letting others think for you.
The Encyclopedia Channel portrays Socrates as the wisest man in Athens.