Timaeus Outline (after Desmond Lee)

Philosophy 6396, Spring 1997

Dr. Cynthia Freeland

743-2993, cfreeland@uh.edu


(sections 1-3) (pp. 29-40)

Characters: Timaeus, Critias, Hermocrates, Socrates

Main Section I: The Work of Reason

29d-47e, (sections 4-14) (pp. 40-65)

Main Section II: The Work of Necessity

47e-69a (sections 15-36; pp. 66-95)

Main Section III: Necessity and Reason Combined

68e-92c (sections 37-50; pp. 96-124)

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