|Thrasymachus: Sophist and rhetorician. 2nd half of the 5th century BC._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
Thrasymachus/Sophist/Taureck: (~ 460 - 399): Main source: Plato, Republic.
He did not possess the Athenian citizenship and was therefore not allowed to speak in the people's assemblies.
Topics: Constitution, possibility and benefit of justice._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
B. H.F. Taureck
Die Sophisten Hamburg 1995