Imagine that you are observing Plato and Aristotle at Plato’s Academy arguing over the Theory of Forms and the Theory of Knowledge. You are a young student taking notes on the argument.
Resource: Philosophy: The Power of Ideas, pp. 49–61
Write a 700- to 1400-word fictional dialogue illustrating the ideas of Plato and Aristotle. Use the dialogue form to illustrate the discussion as you imagine it may have sounded.
Answer the following questions within the dialogue:
• What would Plato argue?
• What would Aristotle argue?
• With whom would you side?