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Socrates vs. Jesus:

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Socrates vs. Jesus

Steve Fuller.

How do the lives of Socrates and Jesus look to 21st century eyes? Would either attract a following today? Steve Fuller compares Socrates and Jesus as guides to contemporary life.

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