This Companion presents scholarly but available new interpretations of Greek historical past of the Classical interval, from the aftermath of the Persian Wars in 478 B.C. to the dying of Alexander the nice in 323 B.C.
- Topics lined variety from the political and institutional buildings of Greek society, to literature, artwork, economics, society, struggle, geography and the environment
- Discusses the issues of reading a few of the assets for the period
- Guides the reader in the direction of a broadly-based realizing of the heritage of the Classical Age
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No a part of this ebook can be reproduced, saved in a retrieval process, or transmitted, in any shape or in anyway, digital, mechanical, photocopying, recording or another way, other than as authorised by way of the united kingdom Copyright, Designs, and Patents Act 1988, with no the earlier permission of the writer. First released 2006 through Blackwell Publishing Ltd 1 2006 Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication facts A spouse to the classical Greek global / [edited by way of] Konrad H. Kinzl. p. cm. comprises bibliographical references and index. ISBN-13: 978-0-631-23014-4 (hard hide : alk. paper) ISBN-10: 0-631-23014-9 (hard hide : alk. paper) 1. Greece—History—To 146 B. C. I. Kinzl, Konrad H. DF214. C58 2006 938—dc22 2005013103 a list checklist for this identify is obtainable from the British Library. photo study by means of Kitty Bocking Set in 10/12pt Galliard through SPI writer providers, Pondicherry, India. published and sure in Singapore via COS Printers Pte Ltd The publisher’s coverage is to exploit everlasting paper from generators that function a sustainable forestry coverage, and which has been made from pulp processed utilizing acid-free and easy chlorine-free practices. additionally, the writer guarantees that the textual content paper and canopy board used have met applicable environmental accreditation criteria. For additional details on Blackwell Publishing, stopover at our web site: www. blackwellpublishing. com Contents record of Illustrations Notes on participants vii x Preface xiv Abbreviations and a observe on Spelling xvi Map of Southern Italy and Sicily xix 1 The Classical Age as a old Epoch Uwe Walter 1 2 The Literary assets P. J. Rhodes 26 three The Non-Literary Written assets P. J. Rhodes forty five four The Contribution of the Non-Written resources Bjo¨rn Forse´n sixty four five Athens, Sparta and the broader international Roger Brock eighty four 6 Aegean Greece Kai Brodersen ninety nine 7 The principal and northern Balkan Peninsula Zofia Halina Archibald one hundred fifteen eight The Greek towns of the Black Sea Stanley M. Burstein 137 nine Western Greece (Magna Graecia) Peter Funke 153 Contents vi 10 eleven past Magna Graecia: Greeks and Non-Greeks in France, Spain and Italy Kathryn Lomas 174 The jap Mediterranean and past: The relatives among the Worlds of the ‘Greek’ and ‘Non-Greek’ Civilizations Robert Rollinger 197 12 The traditional atmosphere J. Donald Hughes 227 thirteen Environments and Landscapes of Greek tradition Lin Foxhall 245 14 the commercial Realities G. J. Oliver 281 15 spiritual perform and trust Emily Kearns 311 sixteen electorate, Foreigners and Slaves in Greek Society Nick Fisher 327 17 ladies and Ethnicity in Classical Greece: altering the Paradigms Sarah B. Pomeroy 350 18 Greek govt Lynette G. Mitchell 367 19 Democracy Kurt A. Raaflaub 387 20 legislations and Rhetoric: neighborhood Justice in Athenian Courts Robert W. Wallace 416 21 The association of information Susan Prince 432 22 From Classical to Hellenistic artwork Steven Lattimore 456 23 battle within the Classical Age John W. I. Lee 480 24 The Greek international, 478–432 Thomas Harrison 509 25 The Peloponnesian struggle and its Aftermath Karl-Wilhelm Welwei 526 26 The Greek international, 371–336 Bruce LaForse 544 27 The Conquests of Alexander the good Waldemar Heckel 560 Index 589 Illustrations 1.