Please write a 1-2 page essay answering all parts of the following question. Feel free to use material and ideas from throughout Chapters 1 and 2. However, if you choose to use any direct quotes from the chapter then please remember to properly cite that material using MLA format.
In the Apology, Socrates tells us that he would rather die than stop practicing philosophy because philosophy is the way in which we care for our inner selves. How, based on what we have read in this chapter, does philosophy do this? In what ways can philosophy help us to develop the inner self that Socrates talks about?