Ancient Greek Democracy: Reading and Sources

Ancient Greek Democracy: Reading and Sources

Editor(s): Eric W. Robinson

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

Print ISBN: 9780631233930

Online ISBN: 9780470752203

DOI: 10.1002/9780470752203

About this Book

This book invites readers to join in a fresh and extensive investigation of one of Ancient Greece's greatest inventions: democratic government.

  • Provides an accessible, up-to-date survey of vital issues in Greek democracy.
  • Covers democracy's origins, growth and essential nature.
  • Raises questions of continuing interest.
  • Combines ancient texts in translation and recent scholarly articles.
  • Invites the reader into a process of historical investigation.
  • Contains maps, a glossary and an index.

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