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Plutarch's "Life of Nicias"
Virtues for the People
Aspects of Plutarchan Ethics
Plutarch's "Life of Alcibiades"
Story, Text and Moralism
Demonstrates how Plutarch carefully constructed his story and used a wide range of narrative techniques to create a complex Life that raises interesting questions about the relation between private morality and the common good.
Plutarch's "Maxime cum principibus philosopho esse disserendum"
An Interpretation with Commentary
In this short political work, Plutarch demonstrates that the philosopher should especially associate with powerful rulers in order to exert the greatest positive influence on his society and at the same time maximize his personal pleasure.
A Commentary on Plutarch's "De latenter vivendo"
In this book, Plutarch's anti-Epicurean polemic is understood against the background of the previous philosophical tradition.