Chapter 10. “Laughing for Joy”: War and Peace Among the Greeks

  1. Kurt A. Raaflaub
  1. Lawrence A. Tritle

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774083.ch10

War and Peace in the Ancient World

War and Peace in the Ancient World

How to Cite

Tritle, L. A. (2008) “Laughing for Joy”: War and Peace Among the Greeks, in War and Peace in the Ancient World (ed K. A. Raaflaub), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774083.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405145251

Online ISBN: 9780470774083

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Keywords:

  • war;
  • peace;
  • greeks;
  • plague;
  • destruction

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Outbreak of the Peloponnesian War

  • War's Impact on Society and Culture

  • Aristophanes and the Comedy of Peace

  • Conclusion

  • Notes

  • Abbreviations

  • References