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Periklean Athens and Its Legacy

Problems and Perspectives
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University of Texas Press
Ancient Greek & Roman philosophy, History Of Art / Art & Design Styles, Social history, Art & Art Instruction, Art, Ancient Greece, Ancient - Greece, History - General, History / Ancient / Greece, European, History - Ancient & Classical, Art Greek, Art, Classical, Athens, Greece, Infl
ContributionsJudith M. Barringer (Editor), Jeffrey M. Hurwit (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9376963M
ISBN 100292706227
ISBN 139780292706224

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Review of a volume in honour of Jerome J. Pollitt. “Periclean” Athens witnessed tumultuous political and military events, and achievements of the highest order in philosophy, drama, poetry, oratory, and architecture.

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Problems. * Delivery of orders may be delayed. Thanks for your patience. Journals customer service is available Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm CST. If you are interested in a single article or back issue, please email [email protected] Journals may take weeks to ship. The Dates of the Classical Age. Sometimes the term "Classical Age" refers to the entire expanse of ancient Greek history, from the archaic period, but when used to distinguish one era from the next, the Classical Age of Greece begins with the Persian Wars ( B.C.) and ends with either the empire-building or the death of the Macedonian leader Alexander the.

"Periclean" Athens witnessed tumultuous political and military events, and achievements of the highest order in philosophy, drama, poetry, oratory, and architecture. Pericles of Athens is the first book in decades to reassess the life and legacy of one of the greatest generals, orators, and statesmen of the classical world.

In the second and third quarters of the fifth century BC, when Athens became both politically and culturally dominant in the Greek world, Pericles was the leading figure in the city's public life. At this time Athens developed an empire of a kind which no Greek city had had before, and its politics were reshaped by the new institution of changes inspired religious.

Pericles, (born c. bce, Athens—diedAthens), Athenian statesman largely responsible for the full development, in the later 5th century bce, of both the Athenian democracy and the Athenian empire, making Athens the political and cultural focus of Greece. His achievements included the construction of the Acropolis, begun in Original language: English: Title of host publication: Periklean Athens and its Legacy: Problems and Perspectives: Editors: J.

Hurwit, J.M. Barringer.

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Pericles - Pericles - Restoring Athens’s preeminence: Hostilities among the Greek states had also come to an end in the Five Years’ Truce of Pericles now embarked on a policy designed to secure Athens’s cultural and political leadership in Greece. It had already dominated the alliance that had continued the Persian War after Sparta’s withdrawal ina leadership.

The challenge of Periclean Athens to the students of civilizations is unmistakable: the city and its empire reached a level of culture and well-being scarcely paralleled in the history of man elsewhere. And like the characters in a Greek tragedy, the city and its leaders and citizens were busy in their time of glory making provision for their own tragic decline.I have tried to suggest in.

"Periclean" Athens witnessed tumultuous political and military events, and achievements of the highest order in philosophy, drama, poetry, oratory, and architecture. Pericles of Athens is the first book in decades to reassess the life and legacy of one of the greatest generals, orators, and statesmen of the classical world.

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Periclean Athens (Crosscurrents in World History) by Bowra, C. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at in this journal. It was an established Athenian practice by the late 5th century BC to hold a public funeral in honour of all those who had died in war.

The remains of the dead were left in a tent for three days so that offerings could be made. Then a funeral procession was held, with ten cypress coffins carrying the remains, one for each of the Athenian tribes, and another for the remains that ."Periclean" Athens witnessed tumultuous political and military events, and achievements of the highest order in philosophy, drama, poetry, oratory, and architecture.

Pericles of Athens is the first book in more than two decades to reassess the life and legacy of one of the greatest generals, orators, and statesmen of the classical world.In her remarkable new book, “The Parthenon Enigma,” classical archaeologist Joan Breton Connelly fortuitously highlights the similarity between the rebuilding of the World Trade Center in the wake of 9/11, and the construction of that most famous of human monuments, the Parthenon.

In the Persian sack of Athens in B.C., the Older Parthenon, roughly in the same spot and .