Metaphor of the Divided Line

17 May


Divided Line

Segment Type of knowledge Type of object
DE (highest) Philosophical knowledge (noesis) Forms, especially the Form of the Good
CD Mathematical knowledge (dianoia) Abstract mathematical objects, such as numbers and lines
BC Beliefs about physical things (pistis), including scientific knowledge Physical things
AB (lowest) Opinions, illusions (eikasia) “Shadows” and things which do not really exist
Advertisements

3 Responses to “Metaphor of the Divided Line”

  1. muscle supplements December 17, 2010 at 6:52 PM #

    I spent couple of minutes at your website and i’m very impressed, very good posts
    Regards

  2. mma betting December 17, 2010 at 1:45 PM #

    Your website is very interesting. May i write article for you, could you publish it here ? Please mail me

  3. Lindsy Aills December 9, 2010 at 3:16 PM #

    I am not an professional about this subject, however once studying your blog submit, my understanding has improved extensively. Please enable me to getting your rss feed to keep up a correspondence with any future updates. Good work and will move through to my buddies as well as my web page audience.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: