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D_mokratia: A Conversation on Democracies, Ancient and Modern

Josiah Ober, Charles W. Hedrick - History - 1996 - 466 pages
This book is the result of a long and fruitful conversation among practitioners of two very different fields: ancient history and political theory. The topic of the ...
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The Athenian Revolution: Essays on Ancient Greek Democracy and Political Theory

Josiah Ober - History - 1996 - 212 pages
Eleven essays on Athenian democracy written and published between 1983 and 1993. They examine a variety of different themes including the development of an ideology of ...
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Poet, Public, and Performance in Ancient Greece

Lowell Edmunds, Robert W. Wallace - History - 2000 - 192 pages
Poetry in archaic and classical Greece was a practical art that arose from specific social or political circumstances. The interpretation of a poem or dramatic work must ...
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Political Dissent in Democratic Athens: Intellectual Critics of Popular Rule

Josiah Ober - History - 2001 - 417 pages
How and why did the Western tradition of political theorizing arise in Athens during the late fifth and fourth centuries B.C.? By interweaving intellectual history with ...
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A Company of Citizens: What the World's First Democracy Teaches Leaders ...

Brook Manville, Josiah Ober - Business & Economics - 2003 - 202 pages
Through this provocative case study of innovation and excellence lasting 200 years, the authors describe a surprising democratic organization that empowered thousands of ...
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Between Republic and Empire: Interpretations of Augustus and His Principate

Kurt A. Raaflaub, Mark Toher - History - 1993 - 495 pages
Representing five major areas of Augustan scholarship—historiography, poetry, art, religion, and politics—the nineteen contributors to this volume bring us closer to a ...
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Studies in the Ancient Greek Polis, Volume 1

Mogens Herman Hansen, Kurt A. Raaflaub - History - 1995 - 219 pages
Contents: F. de Polignac: Repenser la äcitéô? Rituels et société en Grèce archaïque ù M. H. Hansen: The äAutonomous City-Stateô. Ancient Fact or Modern Fiction? ù M ...
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More Studies in the Ancient Greek "polis"

Mogens Herman Hansen, Kurt A. Raaflaub - History - 1996 - 196 pages
Aus dem Inhalt: N. Demand: Poleis on Cyprus and Oriental Despotism H. Bowden: The Greek Settlement and Sanctuaries at Naukratis T. H. Nielsen: Was There an Arkadian Confederacy ...
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