There are no means of determining the relative order in time of the Phaedrus, Symposium, Phaedo.
The Phaedo also presents some points of comparison with the Symposium.
Yet this 'passion of the reason' is the theme of the Symposium of Plato.
The Symposium cannot therefore be regarded as a youthful work.
The Symposium may be observed to resemble as well as to differ from the ...