Demos: The Discovery of Classical Attika

Demos: The Discovery of Classical Attika

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by Robin Osborne
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521267765

ISBN-13: 9780521267762

Pub. Date: 04/28/2004

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The first attempt to provide an integrated account of a classical city-state, giving due attention to the countryside as well as the urban areas of the polis. Establishes the nature of settlement and explores how it relates to agricultural development, political participation, and religious institutions.  See more details below

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The first attempt to provide an integrated account of a classical city-state, giving due attention to the countryside as well as the urban areas of the polis. Establishes the nature of settlement and explores how it relates to agricultural development, political participation, and religious institutions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521267762
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/28/2004
Series:
Cambridge Classical Studies Series
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

List of maps; List of plates; Preface; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. The polis and its politai; Part I. The Central Thesis: 2. The pattern of settlement of classical Attika; 3. The pattern of land-holding in classical Attika; 4. Demes and democracy: local politics and the politics of locality; 5. Athenian stone resources and their exploitation; 6. Patterns of exploitation in the Athenian silver mines; 7. Kinsmen and neighbours, choosing and using; 8. The religious factor: confirmation or alternative?; Conclusion; 9. The replacement of Athens; Appendices; Plates; Notes; Index of passages cited; General index.

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