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What is erotic love? What is friendship? What does it mean to be a citizen? What do any of these practices have to do with how I define myself? For ancient Greek philosophers like Plato and Aristotle, the question, ?Who am I?? can only be answered in light of my relationships to others. In Love, Friendship, and Self-Knowledge we shall consider whether the discussions of ancient Greek philosophers help to clarify our own notions of friendship, intimacy, kinship, community, and citizenship.