Unit 5 – The Sophists


In this unit, you will learn about several philosophers from Ancient Greece, interpret some of their conclusions and ideas, draw comparisons with modern day society, and write a short paper (English) stating your ideas about what a ¨Model Society¨ might look like.

In your Debate Copy Books, make a list similar to the one below and complete it using ideas from the following videos and the handout which is attached here in .doc and .html form:


Sophists, Los Sofistas

Person: Era: Ideas: Other interesting points:

Copy and complete the following phrase:

The Sophists were critized for…