Socrates was born in Athens, Greece, in 469 BC. His early education encompassed literature, music and gymnastics; and was followed by a study of rhetoric and philosophy.
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Classic App Audiobooks make available the written works of the best known philosophers in audiobook format, allowing people to acquaint themselves with the conclusions drawn by important philosophical figures over the course of history, in the face of life's most perplexing mysteries.
Each presentation offers the listener the opportunity of comprehending and understanding the contributions of some of the most significant thinkers in the realm of philosophy.
In each of the presentations, Classic App Audiobooks presents an account of the life, work and thoughts of the particular philosopher in focus.
The full version (‘Philosophy Audiobook Complete’) is arranged over 19 chapters, in which the following philosophers are discussed:
Aquinas, Aristotle, Augustine, Bacon, Berkeley, Descartes, Fichte, Hegel, Hobbes, Hume, Kant, Kierkegaard, Leibniz, Locke, Mill, Plato, Schopenhauer, Socrates, Spinoza.
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