History of Philosophy / LESSON 12
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Plato’s Political Philosophy: Collectivism and the Philosopher-King

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Building on Plato’s famous analogy between a city and an individual’s soul, Leonard Peikoff explains the essence of Plato’s political philosophy — a philosophy which, according to Peikoff, “has been the blueprint ever since for dictatorial totalitarian schemes of every variety.”

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Leonard Peikoff
Leonard Peikoff

Ayn Rand’s foremost student and today’s leading expert on Objectivism.

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