The Ancient Concept of Progress and Other Essays on Greek Literature and Belief
These essays represent the full range of Dodds' literary and philosophical interests, and his ability to combine profound scholarship with the lucid humanity of a teacher convinced of the value of Greek studies to the modern world.
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The Prometheus Vinclus and the Progress of Scholarship
in Morals and Politics in the Oresteia
On Misunderstanding the Oedipus Rex
The Sophistic Movement and the Failure of Greek
vn Plato and the Irrational
Tradition and Personal Achievement in the Philosophy
The Religion of the Ordinary Man in Classical Greece
Aeschylus Agamemnon ancient answer Antiquity appears apud Areopagus Aristotle Aristotle's Asclepius Athenian Athens attributed belief called Chorus Christian Cicero clairvoyance Classical conception daemon dead Delatte Delphi Democritus Diels-Kranz divine doctrine dramatist dream Erinyes Euripides evidence evil example experience fifth century frag future gods Greece Greek Herodotus Hesiod Hippolytus Homer human idea intellectual interpretation irrational judgement lamblichus later Laws lines living Lyomenos magical man's meaning medium mind modern moral myth nature Oedipus Rex oracle Oresteia Orestes origin papyri passage philo philosopher Plato play Plotinus Plutarch poet political Posidonius possession precognition present priest Proclus progress Prometheus Protagoras Pythia question quoted rational recognized religion religious ritual says scholars scrying seems sense Socrates Sophists Sophocles soul spirit Stoic story suggested supernormal symbol telepathy theory things thought tion tradition tragedy trance trilogy true Vinctus vision word Xenophanes Zeus
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