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The Resource Classical Greece, 500-323 BC, editor, Robin Osborne, (electronic book)

Classical Greece, 500-323 BC, editor, Robin Osborne, (electronic book)

Label
Classical Greece, 500-323 BC
Title
Classical Greece, 500-323 BC
Statement of responsibility
editor, Robin Osborne
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
938
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DF214
LC item number
.C5 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Osborne, Robin
  • EBSCOhost
Series statement
SHORT OXFORD HISTORY OF EUROPE
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Greece
Label
Classical Greece, 500-323 BC, editor, Robin Osborne, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-236) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The creation of classical Greece : The natural world of Greece ; The pre-classical past: the literary inheritance ; The pre-classical past: oral history ; The pre-classical past: the monuments ; City and nation ; The programme of this book / Robin Osborne -- 2. The economy : The political economy of Attic Oratory ; Back to the land ; From the shop floor ; The silver lining ; Toilers of the sea ; Go a-borrowing, go a-sorrowing? ; The heart of the matter ; Envoi / Paul Millett -- 3. The classical city : The civic model ; Citizens and citizenship ; Athens and Sparta ; The polis ; Religious activity and the polis / Rosalind Thomas -- 4. The city at war : The causes of war ; The soldiers: military roles and social status ; Waging war ; The economics of warfare ; The transformation of classical warfare / Hans van Wees -- 5. Political conflicts, political debates, and political thought : Introduction: Civil war in Corcyra, 427 BC ; Political theory: the sources of conflict and its prevention ; Democracy at Athens and its critics ; Political conflict on stage ; Spartan oligarchy: the rise and fall of a political ideal ; Monarchy revisited ; Conclusions: From destructive political conflict to constructive political debate / Josiah Ober -- 6. Private life : The body ; Dress ; Diet and health ; Oikos: household and house ; Family ; Slaves ; Friendship ; Sexuality ; A civil morality ; Conclusion / James Davidson -- 7. The fifth century: political and military narrative : The Ionian Revolt and the Persian Wars ; Consequences of the Persian Wars ; The Delian League and the creation of empire ; Sparta, Corinth, and Athens, 478-446 ; Greeks in the West ; Thucydides and the development of a genre ; The Peloponnesian War ; Conclusion / Lisa Kallet -- 8. The fourth century: political and military narrative : Discerning a pattern ; A pattern repeated ; The decades of uncertainty ; The rise of Macedon ; Greece into Asia / Robin Osborne -- 9. Epilogue / Robin Osborne -- Chronology
Control code
99982112839
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 271 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198731542
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Classical Greece, 500-323 BC, editor, Robin Osborne, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-236) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The creation of classical Greece : The natural world of Greece ; The pre-classical past: the literary inheritance ; The pre-classical past: oral history ; The pre-classical past: the monuments ; City and nation ; The programme of this book / Robin Osborne -- 2. The economy : The political economy of Attic Oratory ; Back to the land ; From the shop floor ; The silver lining ; Toilers of the sea ; Go a-borrowing, go a-sorrowing? ; The heart of the matter ; Envoi / Paul Millett -- 3. The classical city : The civic model ; Citizens and citizenship ; Athens and Sparta ; The polis ; Religious activity and the polis / Rosalind Thomas -- 4. The city at war : The causes of war ; The soldiers: military roles and social status ; Waging war ; The economics of warfare ; The transformation of classical warfare / Hans van Wees -- 5. Political conflicts, political debates, and political thought : Introduction: Civil war in Corcyra, 427 BC ; Political theory: the sources of conflict and its prevention ; Democracy at Athens and its critics ; Political conflict on stage ; Spartan oligarchy: the rise and fall of a political ideal ; Monarchy revisited ; Conclusions: From destructive political conflict to constructive political debate / Josiah Ober -- 6. Private life : The body ; Dress ; Diet and health ; Oikos: household and house ; Family ; Slaves ; Friendship ; Sexuality ; A civil morality ; Conclusion / James Davidson -- 7. The fifth century: political and military narrative : The Ionian Revolt and the Persian Wars ; Consequences of the Persian Wars ; The Delian League and the creation of empire ; Sparta, Corinth, and Athens, 478-446 ; Greeks in the West ; Thucydides and the development of a genre ; The Peloponnesian War ; Conclusion / Lisa Kallet -- 8. The fourth century: political and military narrative : Discerning a pattern ; A pattern repeated ; The decades of uncertainty ; The rise of Macedon ; Greece into Asia / Robin Osborne -- 9. Epilogue / Robin Osborne -- Chronology
Control code
99982112839
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 271 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198731542
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Specific material designation
remote

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