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The Greek world

Author: Anton Powell
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This ground-breaking, work is both a reference collection of 27 new essays by leading specialists in their own fields, and also a collective demonstration of major new directions in the study of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anton Powell
ISBN: 0415170427 9780415170420
OCLC Number: 37900506
Notes: Originally published in 1995.
Description: xiv, 622 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Linear B as a source for social history / J.T. Hooker --
The economics and politics of slavery at Athens / Robin Osborne --
Hybris, status and slavery / Nick Fisher --
Non-aristocratic elements in archaic poetry / Alan Griffiths --
The place of the poet in archaic society / Rosalind Thomas --
The Greek novel : towards a sociology of production and reception / J.R. Morgan --
Politics and the battlefield : ideology in Greek warfare / Hans van Wees --
Greek piracy / Philip de Souza --
Medical texts as a source for women's history / Helen King --
Women and bastardy in ancient Greece and the Hellenistic world / Daniel Ogden --
Athens' pretty face : anti-feminine rhetoric and fifth-century controversy over the Parthenon / Anton Powell --
Herodotus on Egyptian buildings : a test case / Alan B. Lloyd --
Beyond the polis : women and economic opportunity in early Ptolemaic Egypt / Jane Rowlandson --
Why Philip won / Earl McQueen --
The Greeks in the west and the Hellenization of Italy / Kathryn Lomas --
Rome in the Greek world : the significance of a name / Andrew Erskine --
Diet, diaita and dietetics / Elizabeth Craik --
Greek engineering : the case of Eupalinos' tunnel / T.E. Rihll and J.V. Tucker --
Barbers' shops and perfume shops : 'symposia without wine' / Sian Lewis --
Bionic statues / Nigel Spivey --
Greek sacrifice : forms and functions / A.M. Bowie --
Early Orphism / Robert Parker --
Order, interaction, authority : ways of looking at Greek religion / Emily Kearns --
Ionian inquiries : on understanding the Presocratic beginnings of science / Edward Hussey --
Law and society in Thucydides / Simon Swain --
Plato's objections to the sophists / T.H. Irwin --
Plato on women in the Laws / T.J. Saunders.
Responsibility: edited by Anton Powell.

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'Anton Powell's innovative and ambitious collection of 27 articles.' - Times Higher Eduction

 
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