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Plato's Crito

By: Plato
Narrated by: Ray Childs
Length: 29 mins
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The Athenian court has found Socrates guilty and sentenced him to death. While he is waiting to be executed, his friend, Crito, comes to the prison to persuade him to escape and go into exile. Socrates responds by examining the essence of law and community, probing the various kinds of law and making distinctions that go far beyond the particular issue of whether or not Socrates should escape.

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Bravo!

Even when silently reading Plato, Mr. Childs' voice as Socrates resonates in my mind. Bravo!

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