Socratic Dialogue

Crito by Plato Analysis

Crito by Plato Analysis

Crito follows the events of Apology where Socrates is sentenced to execution for his crimes. Crito, a friend of Socrates, bribes guards to allow him entrance into Socrates’ cell. He has enough money and knows enough people in high places to help Socrates escape. The catch is that Socrates’ day of execution will come the …

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Euthyphro Analysis

Euthyphro Analysis

In 399 BC, Socrates was accused of impiety and corrupting the minds of the youth – an accusation, in reality, that was based on the fear the government had about philosophers turning the populace against them. Socrates was known for disagreeing with certain political beliefs that deemed Athens the one true power and thus his …

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