• Harmony of city and soul : Plato and the classical virtue of moderation 

    Rabinowitz, Laura (2014-12)
    This study examines and defends moderation as a moral, political, and philosophic virtue. I argue that modern political theory, despite its success in curbing certain excesses, is unable to account fully for our contemporary ...
  • Plato's Theaetetus and the problem of knowledge 

    Rabinowitz, Laura (2010-12)
    In keeping with Socrates’ advice that it is “a better thing to accomplish a little well than a lot inadequately” (Theaetetus, 187d), this master’s report provides a detailed study of a few relatively short sections of ...