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Kinship in Thucydides : intercommunal ties and historical narrative

Author: Maria Fragoulaki
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume explores the relationship between Thucydides and ancient Greek historiography, sociology, and culture. Drawing on modern anthropological enquiries on kinship and the sociology of ethnicity and emotions, it argues that inter-communal kinship has a far more pervasive importance in Thucydides than has so far been acknowledged.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print:
Fragoulaki, Maria.
Kinship in Thucydides.
2014
Named Person: Thucydides.; Thucydides; Thucydides.
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Maria Fragoulaki
ISBN: 9780191758386 0191758388
OCLC Number: 940606010
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; APPENDICES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX LOCORUM; GENERAL INDEX
Responsibility: Maria Fragoulaki.
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This volume explores the relationship between Thucydides and ancient Greek historiography, sociology, and culture. Drawing on modern anthropological enquiries on kinship and the sociology of  Read more...

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Fragoulaki has done an exhaustive and thorough study of the terms of xyngeneia (shared descent) in the narrative of Thucydides. She examines the phenomenon of kinship in cities, communities, and Read more...

 
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