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The Resource The talking Greeks : speech, animals, and the other in Homer, Aeschylus, and Plato, John Heath, (electronic book)

The talking Greeks : speech, animals, and the other in Homer, Aeschylus, and Plato, John Heath, (electronic book)

Label
The talking Greeks : speech, animals, and the other in Homer, Aeschylus, and Plato
Title
The talking Greeks
Title remainder
speech, animals, and the other in Homer, Aeschylus, and Plato
Statement of responsibility
John Heath
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the link between speech, humanity, and status in ancient Greek thought. It offers new readings of the Iliad, Odyssey, Oresteia and Plato's Dialogues to argue that speech and the ability to speak were instrumental in the ancient Greeks' approach to understanding our world
Cataloging source
UkCbUP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heath, John
Index
index present
LC call number
PA3015.S74
LC item number
H43 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greek literature
  • Speech in literature
  • Human-animal relationships in literature
  • Difference (Psychology) in literature
  • Language and languages in literature
  • Gods, Greek, in literature
  • Human beings in literature
  • Animals in literature
  • Aeschylus
  • Homer
  • Plato
Label
The talking Greeks : speech, animals, and the other in Homer, Aeschylus, and Plato, John Heath, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 334-386) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EBC228311
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vii, 392 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780521832649
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The talking Greeks : speech, animals, and the other in Homer, Aeschylus, and Plato, John Heath, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 334-386) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EBC228311
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vii, 392 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780521832649
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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