A companion to archaic Greek world by Kurt A. Raaflaub, Hans van Wees

By Kurt A. Raaflaub, Hans van Wees

A scientific survey of archaic Greek society and tradition which introduces the reader to a variety of new ways to the interval.

  • The first entire and obtainable survey of advancements within the learn of archaic Greece
  • Places Greek society of c.750-480 BCE in its chronological and geographical context
  • Gives equivalent emphasis to demonstrated subject matters comparable to tyranny and political reform and more moderen topics like gender and ethnicity
  • Combines debts of old advancements with local surveys of archaeological proof and in-depth remedies of chosen themes
  • Explores the impression of japanese and different non-Greek cultures within the improvement of Greece
  • Uses archaeological and literary facts to reconstruct extensive styles of social and cultural development

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Lin Foxhall is Professor of Greek Archaeology and History at the University of Leicester. Her field projects include an archaeological survey in Methana, Greece, and currently a survey and excavation in Bova Marina in southern Calabria, Italy. She co-edited Greek Law in Its Political Setting: Justifications Not Justice (1996), and Money, Labour and Land: Approaches to the Economies of Ancient Greece (2002), is author of Olive Cultivation in Ancient Greece: Seeking the Ancient Economy (2007), and has written extensively on gender, agriculture, and land use in classical antiquity.

Homeric Questions (1995): 183–99; “The Military Side of the Peisistratean Tyranny,” in H. ), Peisistratos and the Tyranny (2000): 107–29; “The Spartan Army at Mantinea and Its Organization in the Fifth Century BC,” in W. Jongman and M. ), After the Past: Essays in Ancient History in Honour of H. W. Pleket (2002): 235–84. Michael Stahl is Professor of Ancient History at the Technical University of Darmstadt. His interests focus on archaic and classical Greece, politics and culture in the Roman empire, Romans in Germany as well as Greece and Rome in the eighteenth to twentieth century.

Gold A Companion to Greek Art Edited by Tyler Jo Smith and Dimitris Plantzos A Companion to Persius and Juvenal Edited by Susanna Braund and Josiah Osgood This paperback edition first published 2013 � 2013 Blackwell Publishing Ltd Edition history: (hardback, 2009) Blackwell Publishing was acquired by John Wiley & Sons in February 2007. Blackwell’s publishing program has been merged with Wiley’s global Scientific, Technical, and Medical business to form Wiley-Blackwell. com/wiley-blackwell. The right of Kurt A.

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