Dialogos: Hellenic Studies Review

Dialogos: Hellenic Studies Review

by David Ricks
     
 

Dialogos" encompasses Greek language and literature, Greek history and archaeology, Greek culture and thought, present and past: a territory of distinctive richness and unsurpassed influence. It seeks to foster critical awareness and informed debate about the ideas, events and achievements that make up this territory, by redefining their qualities, by exploring

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Dialogos" encompasses Greek language and literature, Greek history and archaeology, Greek culture and thought, present and past: a territory of distinctive richness and unsurpassed influence. It seeks to foster critical awareness and informed debate about the ideas, events and achievements that make up this territory, by redefining their qualities, by exploring their interconnections and by reinterpreting their significance within Western culture and beyond.

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Contains ten articles providing discussion and debate in the field of Hellenic studies, written by mostly university-affiliated scholars of Byzantine studies, ancient and modern Greek, linguistics, classics, English literature, philosophy, music, and other fields. Some of the contributions include treatments of the Greek shadow puppet; the transmission of Fermat's last theorem; a new history of the Greek language; Richard Wagner and the Greeks; and the poetry of Pope's . Distributed by ISBS. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780714681894
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/01/2001
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

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