• Professor of Philosophy, Chair, Married Catherine Schmid, children Karl Leo Mary Elizabeth. Books: On Manly Courage: A Study of Plato's Laches; Plato's Charmides and Socratic Ideal of Rationality.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2020-01-01 “Plato on the Arts in the Gorgias and Republic” Archai: Origins of the Western Philosophical TraditionArchai: The Origins of Western Thought.  29. 2020-01-01
    2014-03-01 Moral Education in Plato's RepublicJournal of General Philosophy (J Philo).  1:6. 2014-03-01
    2013-01-01 A Kantian Theory of SportsJournal of the Philosophy of Sports.  40:1-27. 2013-01-01
    2008-11-01 The Politics of ReconciliationInternational Studies in Philosophy.  38:4. 2008-11-01
    2006-01-01 Review of Stoic Warriors: The Ancient Philosophy behind the Militar MindAncient Philosophy.  26:435-438. 2006-01-01
    1997-01-01 "Socrates' Practice of Elenchus" in Socrates: Critical AssessmentsRoutledge.  III: Socratic Method. 1997-01-01
    1996-01-01 The Definition of RacismJournal of Applied Philosophy.  13:1. 1996-01-01
    1985-01-01 Socratic Conception of CourageHistory of Philosophy Quarterly.  2:113-29. 1985-01-01
    1983-07-01 Socratic Moderation and Self-KnowledgeJournal of the History of Philosophy.  xxi:339-48. 1983-07-01
    1982-10-01 Philosophy and Moral CommitmentAncient Philosophy.  ii:134-41. 1982-10-01
    1981-04-01 Socrates' Practice of Elenchus in the CharmidesAncient Philosophy.  1:141-47. 1981-04-01


    Year Title Altmetric
    2017-01-01 Golf as Meaningful Play: A Philosophical Guide.  Lexington Books. 2017-01-01
    1998-01-01 THE SOCRATIC IDEA OF RATIONALITY AND PLATO'S CHARMIDES.  State University of New York Press. 1998-01-01


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    2006-10-01 Socratic Rationality in Does Socrates Have a Method?.  Pennsylvania State University. 2006-10-01

    Research Overview

  • Plato, Art of Living, Philosophy of Sport
  • Teaching Overview

  • Ancient Philosophy, Ethics, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Drama, Philosophy of Sport
  • Full Name

  • Walter Thomas Schmid