Platonic Academy

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Coordinates: 37°59′33″N 23°42′29″E / 37.99250°N 23.70806°E / 37.99250; 23.70806 The Academy (Auncient Greek: Ἀκαδημία) wis foondit bi Plato (428/427 BC – 348/347 BC) in ca. 387 BC in Athens. Aristotle (384 BC – 322 BC) studied thare for twenty years (367 BC – 347 BC) afore foondin his ain schuil, the Lyceum. The Academy perseestit throot the Hellenistic period as a skeptical schuil, till comin tae an end efter the daith o Philo o Larissa in 83 BC. Awtho filosofers continued tae teach Plato's filosofie in Athens throot the Roman era, it wisna till 410 AD that a revived Academy wis established as a centre for Neoplatonism, perseestin till 529 AD when it wis finally closed bi Justinian I.