The Challenge of Dialogue

Socratic Dialogue and Other Forms of Dialogue in Different Political Systems and Cultures

Edited by: Jens Peter Brune, Horst Gronke, Dieter Krohn

The twelfth volume of the "Series on Socratic Philosophizing" reflects the international discussion on Socratic philosophizing within a global perspective. This volume throws light on the challenges Socratic Dialogue and other forms of dialogue face in different political systems and cultures. The following sub-topics are discussed: the development of the theory and the practice of Socratic Dialogue, examples of dialogues practised in different political systems, and the role of dialogue in mutual understanding within and between different cultures and in the political and economic sectors.

352 pages

Publication Date: 12/2/2010
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9783643109620