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Penology and Eschatology in Plato's Timaeus and Laws1

  • T. J. Saunders (a1)
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  • Published online: 01 February 2009

The eschatological myth in the tenth book of the Laws (903 b–905 d) contains a paragraph which purports to explain why, in the next world, efficient treatmentof souls according to their deserts is ‘marvellously easy’

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