Critias (Kritias) of Athens, son of Callaeschrus, c. 460 BC - 403 BC. Ancient Greek politician and philosopher who wrote prolifically, although only fragments of his works survive. He was a pupil of Socrates, although the two were frequently at odds.

Related categories 2

Critias
Biographical article from In2greece.com, focusing on Critias' role in the catastrophic Thirty Tyrants dictatorship of Athens.
Critias
Article from the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy by William Morison. Notes his life, relationship with Socrates, and various philosophical teachings.
[Mozilla Letter C]
Last update:
April 9, 2014 at 1:52:00 UTC
Society
Sports
All Languages
Arts
Business
Computers
Games
Health
Home
News
Recreation
Reference
Regional
Science
Shopping