Topic: Plato’s Republc
Write a four page paper on the following questions and their answers. Be specific in your references to the text.
1. What are the arguments that Thrasymachus and Glaucon make for the superiority of living immorally?
2. What are the arguments that Socrates makes for the superiority of living morally?
3. What is training that the ?Guardians? of a just society must go through? Which things are they to avoid and which they are supposed to indulge in?
4. Why is the ?Philosopher King? considered the best option for leadership of a just society? What are the positive characteristics of the ?Philosopher King??