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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780226853833
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 05/28/1995
Edition description: 1
Pages: 326
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Jean-Pierre Vernant (1914–2007) was a French classicist and anthropologist, specializing in ancient Greece. He is the author or coauthor of many books, including The Origins of Greek Thought and Myth and Tragedy in Ancient Greece.

Teresa Lavender Fagan is a freelance translator living in Chicago; she has translated numerous books for the University of Chicago Press and other publishers.

Table of Contents

Translators' Note
Jean-Pierre Vernant
1: The Economist
Claude Mosse
2: War and Peace
Yvon Garlan
3: Becoming an Adult
Giuseppe Cambiano
4: The Citizen
Luciano Canfora
5: Homo Domesticus
James Redfield
6: Spectator and Listener
Charles Segal
7: Forms of Sociality
Oswyn Murray
8: The Greeks and Their Gods
Mario Vegetti
9: The Rustic
Philippe Borgeaud

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