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Twenty 4 hundred years in the past, Plato, one in every of historical past’s most well-known thinkers, stated life is like being chained up in a cave pressured to look at shadows flitting throughout a stone wall. Past sounding fairly morbid, what precisely did he imply? Alex Gendler unravels Plato’s Allegory of the Cave, present in E-book VII of “The Republic.”
Lesson by Alex Gendler, animation by Stretch Movies, Inc.