07Feb 2022 by
Plato describes the competing forces in our soul – the Greek philosopher and other philosophers of the time thought of soul as a combination of what you might already think of soul + mind.). After reading the first few pages of Chapter 2 of Velasquez, pages 52 to 66, describe Plato’s idea by mentioning these competing forces. Also describe the analogy he uses (see pages 60 and 61). Also what is the nature of our soul, according to Plato and why does it matter in terms of knowledge of reality (the way things really are)?