1: Introduction 2: Images of Justice 3: The Powers of Comprehension 4: The Sun and the Good 5: The Divided Line 6: The Cave 7: Higher Education 8: Some Closing Remarks Bibliography
Nicholas D. Smith is James F. Miller Professor of Humanities in the Departments of Classics and Philosophy at Lewis & Clark College. He received his PhD in Philosophy in 1975 from Stanford University. Before his current position, he had faculty positions at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, Virginia Tech, and Michigan State University, as well as serving as an exchange professor at the University of Hong Kong. He is the author, co-author, editor, or co-editor of over 20 academic books and over 100 scholarly articles or book chapters.