Athens-Sparta: Contributions to the Research on the History and Archaeology of the Two City-States

Athens-Sparta: Contributions to the Research on the History and Archaeology of the Two City-States

by Nikolaos Kaltsas (Editor)

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ISBN-13: 9780977659852
Publisher: Onassis Foundation USA
Publication date: 12/31/2009
Pages: 96
Product dimensions: 8.80(w) x 11.60(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword

Anthony S. Papadimitriou

President

Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation

Introduction

Dr. Nikolaos Kaltsas, Director, National Archaeological

Museum, Greece, and curator of the exhibition

“Athens-Sparta”

CHAPTER 1

The Amyklaion Revisited: New Observations on a Laconian Sanctuary of Apollo

Dr. Stavros Vlizos, Archaeologist, Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece

CHAPTER 2

An Archaic Head in the Archaeological Museum of Sparta

Dr. Georgia Kokkorou-Alevras, Professor of Classical Archaeology, University of Athens, Greece

CHAPTER 3

Spartan Self-Presentation in the Panhellenic Sanctuaries of Delphi and Olympia in the Classical Period

Dr. Olga Palagia, Professor of Classical Archaeology, University of Athens, Greece

CHAPTER 4

Disiecta Membra: Early Terracotta Images on the Athenian Acropolis

Dr. Aliki Moustaka, Professor of Classical Archaeology, University of Thessaloniki, Greece

CHAPTER 5

‘Thalassa, Thalassa!’ The Spartans and the Sea?

Dr. Paul Cartledge, Professor of Greek History, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

CHAPTER 6

Early Hellenistic Sparta: Changing Modes of Interaction with the Wider World?

Dr. Graham Shipley, Professor of Ancient History, University of Leicester, United Kingdom

CHAPTER 7

Plutarch's Sparta: Lieux de mémoire, trous de mémoire

Dr. Richard Talbert, Kenan Professor of History and Classics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, United States of America

CHAPTER 8

Democracy, Knowledge, and Public Action in Classical Athens

Dr. Josiah Ober, Professor of Classics and Political Science; Constantinos Mitsotakis Chair, School of Humanities and Sciences, Stanford University, California, United States of America

CHAPTER 9

The Early Greek Polis: From Homer to “Lycurgan” Sparta and “Solonian” Athens

Dr. Kurt A. Raalaub, David Herlihy University Professor and Professor of Classics and History; Chair, Program in Ancient Studies; Brown University, Rhode Island, United States of America

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