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  1. Forensic Narratives in Athenian Courts

    Forensic Narratives in Athenian Courts [Hardback]

    Mike Edwards (Editor); Dimos Spatharas (Editor)

    £105.00

    ISBN: 9781138099647
    Published by : Routledge
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    This collection of essays offers the first systematic approach to ancient forensic storytelling. Stories are a medium of signification, an indispensable tool in our cognitive toolkit. Understanding narratives as an integral part of forensic speake... .... Learn More
  2. Music Therapy in Ancient Greece

    Music Therapy in Ancient Greece [Hardback]

    Antonietta Provenza (Author)

    £105.00

    ISBN: 9781472476326
    Published by : Routledge
    Series: Medicine and the Body in Antiquity
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    The evidence of the ancient Greeks' interest in music therapy is scattered through Greek literature from its earliest beginnings. Music was considered to be a magic remedy yet the idea of a connection between musical structures (harmonia, rhythms)... .... Learn More
  3. Vrysaki

    Vrysaki: A Neighborhood Lost in Search of the Athenian Agora [Hardback]

    Sylvie Dumont (Author)

    £70.00

    ISBN: 9780876619698
    Published by : American School of Classical Studies at Athens
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    Between 1931 and 1939, central Athens was transformed by the expropriation and demolition of the Vrysaki neighborhood at the foot of the Acropolis. In these few years, more than 5,000 inhabitants were displaced and 348 properties were torn down so... .... Learn More
  4. The Perpetual Immigrant and the Limits of Athenian Democracy

    The Perpetual Immigrant and the Limits of Athenian Democracy [Paperback]

    Demetra Kasimis (Author)

    £18.99

    ISBN: 9781107670464
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
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    In the fifth and fourth centuries BCE, immigrants called 'metics' (metoikoi) settled in Athens without a path to citizenship. Galvanized by these political realities, classical thinkers cast a critical eye on the nativism defining democracy's memb... .... Learn More
  5. Magic in Ancient Greece and Rome

    Magic in Ancient Greece and Rome [Paperback]

    Lindsay C. Watson (Author)

    £19.99

    ISBN: 9781788312981
    Published by : Bloomsbury
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    Parting company with the trend in recent scholarship to treat the subject in abstract, highly theoretical terms, Magic in Ancient Greece and Rome proposes that the magic-working of antiquity was in reality a highly pragmatic business, with very cl... .... Learn More
  6. Magic in Ancient Greece and Rome

    Magic in Ancient Greece and Rome [Hardback]

    Lindsay C. Watson (Author)

    £65.00

    ISBN: 9781788312974
    Published by : Bloomsbury
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    Parting company with the trend in recent scholarship to treat the subject in abstract, highly theoretical terms, Magic in Ancient Greece and Rome proposes that the magic-working of antiquity was in reality a highly pragmatic business, with very cl... .... Learn More
  7. Ancient Greece: Social Structure and Evolution

    Ancient Greece: Social Structure and Evolution [Hardback]

    David B. Small (Author)

    £70.00

    ISBN: 9780521895057
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
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    This book examines the development of ancient Greek civilization through a path-breaking application of social scientific theories. David B. Small charts the rise of the Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations and the unique characteristics of the late... .... Learn More
  8. Ancient Greece: Social Structure and Evolution

    Ancient Greece: Social Structure and Evolution [Paperback]

    David B. Small (Author)

    £22.99

    ISBN: 9780521719261
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
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    This book examines the development of ancient Greek civilization through a path-breaking application of social scientific theories. David B. Small charts the rise of the Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations and the unique characteristics of the late... .... Learn More
  9. Drinking Pure Wine: Images and the Symposium

    Drinking Pure Wine: Images and the Symposium [Hardback]

    Maria Luisa Catoni (Author)

    £95.00

    ISBN: 9781472449221
    Published by : Routledge
    Series: Image, Text and Culture in Classical Antiquity
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    The classical Greek symposion provided a unique social opportunity for aristocratic, male elites to gather together in small groups, to drink, sing, recite poetry and discuss a range of topics within a relaxed atmosphere. Focusing on the functions... .... Learn More
  10. Greek Memories: Theories and Practices

    Greek Memories: Theories and Practices [Hardback]

    Luca Castagnoli (Editor); Paola Ceccarelli (Editor)

    £90.00

    ISBN: 9781108471725
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    Greek Memories aims to identify and examine the central concepts underlying the theories and practices of memory in the Greek world, from the archaic period to late antiquity, across all the main literary genres, and to trace some fundamental chan... .... Learn More

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