Compares two statements on the nature of justice and injustice. Plato's APOLOGY and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s LETTER FROM A BIRMINGHAM JAIL. Similarities of the two texts. Socrates and King functioning in a climate of social and political controversy. What it means to challenge injustice having the status of public policy.
Greek Heroes: The Human versus the Humane
The purpose of this paper is to discuss the development of character through the actions of Homer’s heroes to show that they may have been human, but they were hardly humane. Discusses the Homeric epic hero.