INTRODUCTION TO SOCRATES
This short video contains the same content as the Introduction to the Philosophy of Socrates contained in Chapter 1 (pp. 15-26) of the Ancient Wisdom text and has been created to provide important background information on the life and teachings of the philosopher Socrates. It's important that you either watch this video or read the selection in the text prior to attempting to read the units on Plato's Euthyphro, Apology, and Crito, so that you understand Socrates' unique and highly influential approach to philosophy.
After watching this video, you should be able to answer the following questions about the life and philosophy of Socrates:
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