Donald Ross received his B.A. from Wake Forest University, M.A. from the University of Iowa, where he specialized in the philosophy of David Hum, and Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, where his dissertation was on Plato’s Symposium and Phaedo. Since then, Dr. Ross has published work on Plato, Aristotle, Plotinus, Gregory of Nyssa, and Augustine. He also has a long history of philosophically engaging with people, both inside and outside of academia. The present book is written version of an Introductory Philosophy course Dr. Ross developed for Marymount University.