Akshit Asked a Question
January 10, 2021 5:08 pmpts 30 pts
do provide information about Plato's views on Poetry
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  • Deb halder Halder thankyou
    one should not take poetry as a means of ascertaining knowledge as poetry is written under divine frenzy and poets know not what they talk about
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  • Deb halder Halder thankyou
    art of poetry according to Plato is thrice removed from reality and merely is a shadow
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  • Deb halder Halder
    for Plato, poetry is not a valid means of knowledge as poetry merely waters the emotional self of man
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  • Bhavani Sapare Best Answer
    Plato saw Philosophy to be opposed to Poetry and Rhetoric. In fact, he alludes to the "ancient quarrel" between these two sides, as he saw them. One of the ironies concerning Plato...
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