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the indifference to both the presence and absence of material pleasures
lack of self-control, especially concerning passions and appetites
special class of teachers, philosophers, and religious figures whose nature becomes a standard by which a culture judges the "ideal" human being
Socratic Method/ Socratic Dialectic
question-and-answer technique used by Socrates to draw truth out of his pupils, often by means of achieving a clearer, more precise definition of a key term or concept
communication on at laest 2 levels, a literal/obvious level and a hidden/real level
combination of mind and soul, including capacity for reflective thinking
"that at which something excels"/"excellence of function"
term used to refer to the claim that behavior is always conrolled by beliefs about what is good and the means to that good
term for practical knowledge of how to do things