The I’Jaz in Plato’s Republic

 

The I’Jaz in Plato’s Republic

Ng Sai Ying, Yale-NUS College ‘17

(Initially published in YNUJ Volume 1, 2016)


Abstract

This paper compares Plato’s aestheticism, as shown through the literary aspects of his dialogues, to Qur’anic aestheticism. In doing so, I argue that the philosophical attitude underlying Plato’s works is as unquestioned as the imitability of the Qur’an.


Loader Loading...
EAD Logo Taking too long?

Reload Reload document
| Open Open in new tab

Download [445.35 KB]