Richard H Kraut

  • 152 Citations
1972 …2018
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Research Interests

Contemporary moral and political philosophy, as well as the ethics and political thought of Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle.

Education/Academic qualification

Philosophy, PhD, Princeton University

… → 1969

Philosophy, BA, The University of Michigan

… → 1965

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Aristotle Social Sciences
moral philosophy Social Sciences
politics Social Sciences
Plato Social Sciences
neutrality Social Sciences
morality Social Sciences
autonomy Social Sciences
well-being Social Sciences

Grants 2006 2010

Research Output 1972 2018

Altruism

Kraut, R. H., 2018, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Zalta, E. N. (ed.). Spring 2018 ed.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Plato against Democracy: A Defense

Kraut, R. H., 2018, Virtue, Happiness, Knowledge: Themes from the Work of Gail Fine and Terence Irwin. Brink, D. O., Sauvé Meyer, S. & Shields, C. (eds.). Oxford Universtity Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Plato
democracy
representative democracy
political system
qualification

The political Kakon: The lowest forms of constitutions

Kraut, R. H., Jan 1 2018, Evil in Aristotle. Cambridge University Press, p. 170-188 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Constitution
Aristotle
Political System
Legislators
Human Being

Eudaimonism and Platonic erōs

Kraut, R. H., 2017, Plato's Symposium: A Critical Guide. Destrée, P. & Giannopoulou, Z. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, p. 235-252 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Citations (Scopus)

Justice in Plato and Aristotle: Withdrawal versus engagement

Kraut, R. H., Jan 1 2017, Plato and Aristotle's Ethics. Taylor and Francis, p. 153-167 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Aristotle
Plato
Justice