A Companion to Greek and Roman Political Thought by Ryan K. Balot

By Ryan K. Balot

Includes 34 essays from prime students in heritage, classics, philosophy, and political technology to light up Greek and Roman political notion in all its range and intensity. bargains a large survey of historic political idea from Archaic Greece via overdue AntiquityApproaches historical political philosophy from either a normative and ancient focusExamines Greek and Roman political notion inside of historical Read more...

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While providing helpful introductions for the uninitiated, they also ask fresh questions. Their essays illustrate the ways in which ancient political thought can inspire us to challenge the conventional political wisdom of late modernity. Contributors to the present volume share the belief that classical political thought constitutes a 47 powerful, if internally diverse, tradition that is capable, even now, of opening us to novel political possibilities. In order to deepen our political understanding, and to expand our political imagination, the authors of the following essays have creatively transgressed their traditional disciplinary boundaries.

Histories Thuc. Thucydides TGF A. ), Tragicorum Graecorum Fragmenta, 2nd edn (1889); suppl. B. Snell (1964) TrGF B. Snell, R. Kannicht, and S. Radt (eds), Tragicorum Graecorum Fragmenta, 4 vols (1971–85); vol. 1, 2nd edn (1986). Tyrt. Tyrtaeus Ulpian, Dig. Ulpian, Digest Usener H. Usener, Epicurea (Leipzig: Teubner, 1887; repr. Stuttgart: Teubner, 1966) Val. Max. Valerius Maximus 44 Weissenborn W. ), Titi Livi Ab urbe condita libri, vol. 5, 2nd edn (Leipzig, 1894) West M. L. ), Iambi et elegi Graeci ante Alexandrum cantati, 2 vols, 2nd edn (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989–92) Xen.

Agricola Ann. Annals Hist. Histories Thuc. Thucydides TGF A. ), Tragicorum Graecorum Fragmenta, 2nd edn (1889); suppl. B. Snell (1964) TrGF B. Snell, R. Kannicht, and S. Radt (eds), Tragicorum Graecorum Fragmenta, 4 vols (1971–85); vol. 1, 2nd edn (1986). Tyrt. Tyrtaeus Ulpian, Dig. Ulpian, Digest Usener H. Usener, Epicurea (Leipzig: Teubner, 1887; repr. Stuttgart: Teubner, 1966) Val. Max. Valerius Maximus 44 Weissenborn W. ), Titi Livi Ab urbe condita libri, vol. 5, 2nd edn (Leipzig, 1894) West M.

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