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A companion to Greek and Roman political thought, edited by Ryan K. Balot

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A companion to Greek and Roman political thought
Title
A companion to Greek and Roman political thought
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ryan K. Balot
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
UKMGB
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Balot, Ryan K.
Series statement
Blackwell companions to the ancient world
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  • Political science
  • Political science
Label
A companion to Greek and Roman political thought, edited by Ryan K. Balot
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 557-619) and indexes
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The broad view. Introduction: Rethinking the history of Greek and Roman political thought / Ryan K. Balot -- What is politics in the ancient world? / Dean Hammer -- Early Greek political thought in its Mediterranean context / Kurt A. Raaflaub -- Civic ideology and citizenship / P.J. Rhodes -- Public action and rational choice in classical Greek political theory / Josiah Ober -- Imperial ideologies, citizenship myths, and legal disputes in classical Athens and Republican Rome / Craige B. Champion -- Gendered politics, or the self-praise of Andres Agathoi / Giulia Sissa -- The religious contexts of ancient political thought / Robin Osborne -- Democracies and Republics. Democracy Ancient and Modern / Peter Liddel -- "Rights," individuals, and communities in Ancient Greece / Paul Cartledge and Matt Edge -- Personal freedom in Greek democracies, Republican Rome, and modern liberal states / Robert W. Wallace -- The mixed constitution in Greek thought / David E. Hahm -- Republican virtues / Malcolm Schofield -- Roman democracy? / W. Jeffrey Tatum -- The virtues and vices of one-man rule. The uses and abuses of tyranny / Sara Forsdyke -- Hellenistic monarchy in theory and practice / Arthur M. Eckstein -- The ethics of autocracy in the Roman world / Carlos F. Nore{u4BA1} -- The passions of Ancient politics. Political animals: pathetic animals / Giulia Sissa -- Anger, eros, and other political passions i Ancient Greek thought / Paul W. Ludwig -- Some passionate performances in late Republican Rome / Robert A. Kaster -- The Athens of Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle. The trial and death of Socrates / Debra Nails -- The politics of Plato's Socrates / Rachana Kamtckar -- Freedom, tyranny, and the political man: Plato's Republic and Gorgias, a study in contrasts / Arlene W. Saxonhouse -- Plato on the sovereignty of law / Zena Hitz -- :Naturalism" in Aristotle's political philosophy / Timothy Chappell -- The ethics of Aristotle's Politics / David J. Depew -- Constructing political narrative. Imitating virtue and avoiding vice: ethical functions of biography, history, and philosophy / Charles W. Hedrick, Jr. -- Greek drama and political thought / John Gibert -- Character in politics / Philip A. Stadter -- Antipolitics. Cosmopolitan traditions / David Konstan -- False idles: the politics of the "quiet life" / Eric Brown -- Citizenship and signs: rethinking Augustine on the Two Cities / Todd Breyfogle -- Receptions. Republicanism: Ancient, medieval, and beyond / Christopher Nadon -- Twentieth Century revivals of ancient political thought: Hannah Arendt and Leo Strauss / Catherine H. Zuckert
Control code
ocn812072241
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
xxviii, 659 pages
Isbn
9781118451359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
A companion to Greek and Roman political thought, edited by Ryan K. Balot
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 557-619) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The broad view. Introduction: Rethinking the history of Greek and Roman political thought / Ryan K. Balot -- What is politics in the ancient world? / Dean Hammer -- Early Greek political thought in its Mediterranean context / Kurt A. Raaflaub -- Civic ideology and citizenship / P.J. Rhodes -- Public action and rational choice in classical Greek political theory / Josiah Ober -- Imperial ideologies, citizenship myths, and legal disputes in classical Athens and Republican Rome / Craige B. Champion -- Gendered politics, or the self-praise of Andres Agathoi / Giulia Sissa -- The religious contexts of ancient political thought / Robin Osborne -- Democracies and Republics. Democracy Ancient and Modern / Peter Liddel -- "Rights," individuals, and communities in Ancient Greece / Paul Cartledge and Matt Edge -- Personal freedom in Greek democracies, Republican Rome, and modern liberal states / Robert W. Wallace -- The mixed constitution in Greek thought / David E. Hahm -- Republican virtues / Malcolm Schofield -- Roman democracy? / W. Jeffrey Tatum -- The virtues and vices of one-man rule. The uses and abuses of tyranny / Sara Forsdyke -- Hellenistic monarchy in theory and practice / Arthur M. Eckstein -- The ethics of autocracy in the Roman world / Carlos F. Nore{u4BA1} -- The passions of Ancient politics. Political animals: pathetic animals / Giulia Sissa -- Anger, eros, and other political passions i Ancient Greek thought / Paul W. Ludwig -- Some passionate performances in late Republican Rome / Robert A. Kaster -- The Athens of Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle. The trial and death of Socrates / Debra Nails -- The politics of Plato's Socrates / Rachana Kamtckar -- Freedom, tyranny, and the political man: Plato's Republic and Gorgias, a study in contrasts / Arlene W. Saxonhouse -- Plato on the sovereignty of law / Zena Hitz -- :Naturalism" in Aristotle's political philosophy / Timothy Chappell -- The ethics of Aristotle's Politics / David J. Depew -- Constructing political narrative. Imitating virtue and avoiding vice: ethical functions of biography, history, and philosophy / Charles W. Hedrick, Jr. -- Greek drama and political thought / John Gibert -- Character in politics / Philip A. Stadter -- Antipolitics. Cosmopolitan traditions / David Konstan -- False idles: the politics of the "quiet life" / Eric Brown -- Citizenship and signs: rethinking Augustine on the Two Cities / Todd Breyfogle -- Receptions. Republicanism: Ancient, medieval, and beyond / Christopher Nadon -- Twentieth Century revivals of ancient political thought: Hannah Arendt and Leo Strauss / Catherine H. Zuckert
Control code
ocn812072241
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
xxviii, 659 pages
Isbn
9781118451359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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