The happy philosopher--a counterexample to Plato's proof

Journal of the History of Philosophy 10 (4):383-398 (1972)
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The author argues that Plato’s “proof” that happiness follows justice has a fatal flaw – because the philosopher king in Plato’s Republic is itself a counter example.
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