Plato's Allegory Of The Cave: Plato

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Pasion, Jan Russel I. July 10, 2017 Philosophy BSBA 1st Year 17-18 Allegory of the Cave by: Plato Upon reading Plato’s “Allegory of the Cave”, The Creativity of Plato along with his understanding of human nature. Compels him to create a scenario which shows mankind the true picture of an imaginary world. Plato’s Allegory of the Cave Addresses many different areas of philosophy including, epistemology, metaphysics, asceticism, ethics, etc. What I understand about this is, the people inside the caves whose reality consists of the cave and it’s shadow relate to the people of a society who live the lives, doing whatever they can to meet the norms and fit in. In his dialogue between Socrates and his student, Glaucon. Socrates described to Glaucon
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