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Paperback The Musical Structure of Plato's Dialogues Book

ISBN: 184465267X

ISBN13: 9781844652679

The Musical Structure of Plato's Dialogues

J. B. Kennedy argues that Plato's dialogues have an unsuspected musical structure and use symbols to encode Pythagorean doctrines. The followers of Pythagoras famously thought that the cosmos had a hidden musical structure and that wise philosophers would be able to hear this harmony of the spheres. Kennedy shows that Plato gave his dialogues a similar, hidden musical structure. He divided each dialogue into twelve parts and inserted symbols at each...

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