The Greeks

ISBN 10 : 9780191577833
ISBN 13 : 0191577839

This book provides an original and challenging answer to the question: 'Who were the Classical Greeks?' Paul Cartledge - 'one of the most theoretically alert, widely read and proli..

The Greeks And The Irrational

ISBN 10 : 0520931270
ISBN 13 : 9780520931275

In this philosophy classic, which was first published in 1951, E. R. Dodds takes on the traditional view of Greek culture as a triumph of rationalism. Using the analytical tools of..

The Greeks

ISBN 10 : 9780141937212
ISBN 13 : 0141937211

The Greeks were extraordinary not least because they evolved "a totally new conception of what human life was for". Elaborating on that claim, the author explores the life, culture..

The Greeks In Bactria And India

ISBN 10 : 9781108009416
ISBN 13 : 1108009417

A landmark study of the Greek kingdoms of Bactria and India that treats them as Hellenistic states...

The Greeks And The New

ISBN 10 : 9781139500616
ISBN 13 : 1139500619

The Greeks have long been regarded as innovators across a wide range of fields in literature, culture, philosophy, politics and science. However, little attention has been paid to ..

Environmental Problems Of The Greeks And Romans

ISBN 10 : 9781421412108
ISBN 13 : 1421412101

In this dramatically revised and expanded second edition of the work entitled Pan’s Travail, J. Donald Hughes examines the environmental history of the classical period and argue..

The Greeks And The Environment

ISBN 10 : 0847684466
ISBN 13 : 9780847684465

Environmental ethicists have frequently criticized ancient Greek philosophy as anti-environmental for a view of philosophy that is counterproductive to environmental ethics and a v..