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Plato's dialogue Meno is a text that is often used in teaching philosophy. The slave example as well as the so-called "theory of reminiscence" (anamnesis doctrine) enjoy great popularity. However, the interpretation of this supposed doctrine is demanding and controversial. One problem is that the doctrine as presented in the Meno is peculiarly interwoven with religious ideas. If one takes Plato's text literally here, one must ascribe to him a bizarre thesis. This would be particularlydoi:10.46586/jdph.2019.9563 fatcat:o7j4w2drivdblmwdza7krgqinq