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Origins of Democracy in Ancient Greece

by Kurt A. Raaflaub

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Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • World history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • To 1500,
  • History,
  • Athens,
  • History - General History,
  • Political Process - General,
  • History: World,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Ancient - General,
  • History / Ancient / General,
  • Democracy,
  • Greece

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7712094M
    ISBN 100520245628
    ISBN 109780520245624

    This book invites readers to join in a fresh and extensive investigation of one of Ancient Greece’s greatest inventions: democratic government. Provides an accessible, up-to-date survey of vital issues in Greek democracy. Covers democracy’s origins, growth and essential nature. Raises questions of continuing interest.   This book invites readers to join in a fresh and extensive investigation of one of Ancient Greece’s greatest inventions: democratic government. Provides an accessible, up-to-date survey of vital issues in Greek democracy. Covers democracy’s origins, growth and essential nature. Raises questions of continuing interest.

    Origins of Democracy in Ancient Greece: Kurt A. Raaflaub, Josiah Ober, Robert Wallace, Paul Cartledge, Cynthia Farrar: Books - This book presents a state-of-the-art debate about the origins of Athenian democracy by five eminent scholars. The result is a stimulating, critical exploration and interpretation of the extant evidence on this intriguing and important topic/5(2).

    ancient world. He has recently coedited Democracy, Empire, and the Arts in Fifth-Century Athens () and War and Society in the Ancient and Medieval Worlds () and published The Discovery of Freedom in Ancient Greece (). A volume of collected essays to be titled War and Peace in the Ancient World is in Size: KB. appeared in ancient Greece about years ago. (Indeed, [email protected] is a Greek word, m eaning rule by the demos, or [email protected]) Plato, for exam ple, regarded dem ocracy suspiciously, but viewed certain manifestations as preferable to others. Aristotle theorized about the emergence of democracy, tracing its development in a series of by:


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This is a great book. It covers current thinking from five important theorists on Acient Greek Democracy. Not only do the opinions represented seem to cover the entire field, but the authors differ on certain elements, and, referencing each other, state how they each believe democracy evolved from an ancient system of nobles and elites who all answered to a very outspoken by:   This book presents a state-of-the-art debate about the origins of Athenian democracy by five eminent scholars.

The result is a stimulating, critical exploration and interpretation of the extant evidence on this intriguing and important topic. The authors address such questions as: Why was democracy first realized in ancient Greece.

Origins of Democracy in Ancient Greece - Kindle edition by Raaflaub, Kurt A., Ober, Josiah, Wallace, Robert. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Origins of Democracy in Ancient Greece/5(3).

This book presents a state-of-the-art debate about the origins of Athenian democracy by five eminent scholars. The result is a stimulating, critical exploration and interpretation of the extant evidence on this intriguing and important topic.

The authors address such questions as: Why was democracy first realized in ancient Greece. Was democracy “invented” or did it evolve over a long.

Book Description: This book presents a state-of-the-art debate about the origins of Athenian democracy by five eminent scholars.

The result is a stimulating, critical exploration and interpretation of the extant evidence on this intriguing and important topic. The authors address such questions as: Why was democracy first realized in ancient.

This book presents a state-of-the-art debate about the origins of Athenian democracy by five eminent scholars. The result is a stimulating, critical exploration and interpretation of the extant evidence on this intriguing and important topic.

The authors address such questions as: Why was democracy first realized in ancient Greece. This book presents a state-of-the-art debate about the origins of Athenian democracy by five eminent scholars. The result is a stimulating, critical exploration and interpretation of the extant evidence on this intriguing and important topic.

The authors address such questions as: Why was democracy first realized in ancient Greece. Was democracy "invented" or did it evolve over a long period. This book presents a state-of-the-art debate about the origins of Athenian democracy by five eminent scholars.

The result is a stimulating, critical exploration and interpretation of the extant evidence on this intriguing and important topic.4/5. This book presents a state-of-the-art debate about the origins of Athenian democracy by five eminent scholars. The result is a stimulating, critical exploration and interpretation of the extant evidence on this intriguing and important topic.

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The authors address such questions as: Why was democracy first realized in ancient Greece. Was democracy “invented” or did it evolve. Ancient Origins articles related to democracy in the sections of history, archaeology, human origins, unexplained, artifacts, ancient places and myths and legends.

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In B.C., in Athens, Socrates was found guilty by jury for corrupting the minds of young people and similar dissent-related charges, and put to death by poisoning/10(35).