Single Idea 2814

[catalogued under 25. Society / C. Social Justice / 3. Social Equality / d. Economic equality]

Full Idea

Phaleas of Chalcedon was the first to propose that the property of the citizens should be equal. but there should also be equality of education.

Gist of Idea

Phaleas proposed equality of property, provided there is equality of education

Source

Aristotle (Politics [c.332 BCE], 1266a38)

Book Reference

Aristotle: 'The Politics', ed/tr. Sinclair,T.A. /Saunders,T. [Penguin 1992], p.127