Plato's MENO PDF (Text)
This dialogue between Socrates and Meno probes the subject of ethics. Can goodness be taught? If it can, then we should be able to find teachers capable of instructing others about what is good and bad, right and wrong, or just and unjust. Socrates and Meno are unable to define goodness or identify the teachers of ethics. There must be a way, but at the end of this exchange, we are left wondering how and where to acquire such knowledge.