TITLE

OUT OF PLATO'S CAVE: THE NATURAL HISTORY OF TIME

AUTHOR(S)
Fraser, J.T.
PUB. DATE
January 1980
SOURCE
Kenyon Review;Winter80, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p143
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discusses the Platonic theory of knowledge, represented by the metaphor of the cave. Dichotomy between timeless forms and the temporal world of the senses; Argument that time is a hierarchy of temporalities ranging from human time to the timeless; Distinct qualities of each temporality; Association of each temporality with one of the stable integrative levels of nature.
ACCESSION #
9031611

 

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