Plato's 'Phaedrus:' Rhetorical Sources

Comprehensive on rhetoric in Plato's Phaedrus.


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Brown, Malcolm, and James Coulter. "The Middle Speech of Plato's Phaedrus."Journal of the History of Philosophy 9 (1971): 405-423.

du Bois, P. "Phallocentrism and Its Subversion in Plato's Phaedrus." Arethusa 18 (1985): 91-103.

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Curran, Jane V. "The Rhetorical Technique of Plato's Phaedrus." Philosophy & Rhetoric 19 (1986): 66-72.

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Goggin, Maureen Daly, and Elenore Long. "A Tincture of Philosophy, a Tincture of Hope: The Portrayal of Isocrates in Plato's Phaedrus." Rhetoric Review 11 (1993): 311-324.

Griswold, Charles L. Self-Knowledge in Plato's Phaedrus. New Haven: Yale UP, 1986.

Kastely, James L. "Respecting the Rupture: Not Solving the Problem of Unity in Plato's Phaedrus." Philosophy & Rhetoric 35 (2002): 138-152.

MacKenzie, M. M. "Paradox in Plato's Phaedrus." Proceedings of the Cambridge Philological Society 28 (1982): 64-76.

McCumber, J. "Discourse and Psyche in Plato's Phaedrus." Apeiron 16 (1982): 27-37.

Murray, James S. "Disputation, Deception, and Dialectic: Plato on the True Rhetoric (Phaedrus 261-266)." Philosophy & Rhetoric 21 (1988): 279-289.

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Ramsey, Ramsey Eric. "A Hybrid 'Techne' of the Soul? Thoughts on the Relation between Philosophy and Rhetoric in Plato's Gorgias and Phaedrus." Rhetoric Review 17 (1999): 247-262.

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Santas, G. "Passionate Platonic Love in the Phaedrus." Ancient Philosophy 2 (1982): 105-114.

Stoeber, Michael. "Phaedrus of the Phaedrus: The Impassioned Soul." Philosophy & Rhetoric 25/3 (1992): 271-280.

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