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INTRODUCTION

upon us, wars will be inevitable. But as war requires soldiers, the principle of the division of labor will necessitate the maintenance of a warrior class. The men of this class, constituting a standing army whose duty it shall be to defend the State, will require a careful preparation for their profession; for war certainly calls for as much skill as shoemaking or carpentry. Furthermore, from the warrior-class must be chosen our guardians who are to be philosophical, high-spirited, but gentle, swift, and brave and strong.
At this point in the dialogue comes the question, How are the heroes, the future rulers of the people, to be educated? By way of answer we have what Rousseau has called the "finest educational treatise the world has seen."
Education, Plato tells us, consists of gymnastic, or physical training, and of music, which includes literature and the liberal arts. The Platonic meaning of the word "music," it has been well observed, is not unlike the academic sense of the word "arts," which in the term, "Bachelor of Arts," has been used for centuries with special reference to literature. The object of gymnastic is to secure the normal development and vigor of the body which are essential to the highest order of manhood ; while the office of music is to promote the harmony and spiritual excellence of the soul. The

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