A systematic survey of archaic Greek society and culture which introduces the reader to a wide range of new approaches to the period. The first comprehensive and accessible survey of developments in the study of archaic Greece Places Greek society of c.750-480 BCE in its chronological and geographical context Gives equal emphasis to established topics such as tyranny and political reform and newer subjects like gender and ethnicity Combines accounts of historical developments with regional surveys of archaeological evidence and in-depth treatments of selected themes Explores the impact of Eastern and other non-Greek cultures in the development of Greece Uses archaeological and literary evidence to reconstruct broad patterns of social and cultural developmentCommerce and Monetary Systems in the Ancient World: Means of Transmission and Cultural Interaction. Stuttgart. Rollinger ... Romeri, L. 2002. ... Review of W. G. Thalmann, The Swineherd and the Bow: Representations of Class in the Odyssey. Phoenix ... aProblems of Democracy in the Arcadian Confederacy 370- 362 BC.
|Title||:||A Companion to Archaic Greece|
|Author||:||Kurt A. Raaflaub, Hans van Wees|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2012-12-21|