By: Rajendra Swaroop Bhatnagar (Tr.)
New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2014
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 100325
This book Nagariki is a Hindi translation of Politeia of Platon (Plato). A number of translations of this book are available in English entitled the Republic. In fact the Republic is not the proper translation of Politeia of Platon for Plato did not accept the idea of democracy, on the contrary he had criticized this form of state. Ordinarily the theme of the book has been taken to be state or the polity of a city. Usually it is understood that Plato is presenting an ideal form of a state. But it seems that the discussion of the forms of state is meant to show what is the notion of ßjusticeû... View More...