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A companion to ancient Greek government, edited by Hans Beck

Label
A companion to ancient Greek government
Title
A companion to ancient Greek government
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hans Beck
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This comprehensive volume details the variety of constitutions and types of governing bodies in the ancient Greek world. This book: Is a collection of original scholarship on ancient Greek governing structures and institutions ; Explores the multiple manifestations of state action throughout the Greek world ; Discusses the evolution of government from the Archaic Age to the Hellenistic period, ancient typologies of government, its various branches, principles and procedures and realms of governance ; Creates a unique synthesis on the spatial and memorial connotations of government by combining the latest institutional research with more recent trends in cultural scholarship."--Publisher's website
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
320.438
Index
index present
LC call number
JC73
LC item number
.C64 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Beck, Hans
Series statement
Blackwell companions to the ancient world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political science
  • Political science
Label
A companion to ancient Greek government, edited by Hans Beck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: A Prolegomenon to Ancient Greek Government / Hans Beck. -- Part 1: Greek Government in History. The Rise of State Action in the Archaic Age / Jonathan M. Hall ; The Classical Greek Polis and Its Government / Barry Strauss ; Dynastic Courts of the Hellenistic Empires / Rolf Strootman ; Hellenistic Cities: The End of Greek Democracy? / Hans-Ulrich Wiemer. -- Part 2: Ancient Templates and Typologies. Archaic and Classical Greek Reflections on Politics and Government: From Description to Conceptualization, Analysis, and Theory / Kurt A. Raaflaub ; Plato's View on Greek Government / Luc Brisson ; Aristotle / Peter L.P. Simpson ; Polybios on Government, Interstate Relations, and Imperial Expansion / Craige B. Champion ; One-Man Government: The Greeks and Monarchy / Nino Luraghi ; Unlike(ly) Twins? Democracy and Oligarchy in Context / Hartmut Leppin. -- Part 3: To Rule and Be Ruled: Greek Governing Bodies. Citizenship, the Citizen Body, and its Assemblies / Josine Blok ; Officials and Office-Holding / Alex McAuley ; Councils in Greek Oligarchies and Democracies / Robert W. Wallace ; Law Courts / Domingo Aviles and David C. Mirhady. -- Part 4: Process and Procedure. Laws and Legislation in Ancient Greece / Michael Gagarin ; Tyche's Force: Lottery and Chance in Greek Government / Elizabeth Kosmetatou ; Governmental Checks and Balances / Pierre Frohlich ; Forms and Forums of Public Speech / Loren J. Samons II. -- Part 5: Responsibilities and Realms of Action. Public Administration / Frances Pownall ; Greek Government and Education: Re-examining the ephebeia / Lynn Kozak ; Government and Warfare / John Serrati ; Finance and Taxes / Vincent Gabrielsen ; Greek Government and the Organization of Time / Robert Hannah ; The Religious Management of the polis: Oracles and Political Decision-Making / Pierre Bonnechere. -- Part 6: Space and Memory. Spaces of Government: Civic Architecture and Memory / Charles W. Hedrick, Jr. ; Keeping Record, Making Public: The Epigraphy of Government / Adele C. Scafuro ; Monumental Representations of Government / Jenifer Neils ; State Festivals and Celebrations / Pauline Schmitt Pantel. -- Part 7: Government Beyond the City-State. Greek Amphiktyonies: An Experiment in Transregional Governance / Peter Funke ; Polis and koinon: Federal Government in Greece / Jeremy McInerney ; Governing Interstate Alliances / Thomas Figueira and Sean R. Jensen ; Interstate Governance: Arbitration and Peacekeeping / Sheila L. Ager ; Epilogue: The Legacy of Greek Government - Something That Has "Never Occurred Again"? / Uwe Walter
Control code
812081097
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9781405198585
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012028581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)812081097
Label
A companion to ancient Greek government, edited by Hans Beck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: A Prolegomenon to Ancient Greek Government / Hans Beck. -- Part 1: Greek Government in History. The Rise of State Action in the Archaic Age / Jonathan M. Hall ; The Classical Greek Polis and Its Government / Barry Strauss ; Dynastic Courts of the Hellenistic Empires / Rolf Strootman ; Hellenistic Cities: The End of Greek Democracy? / Hans-Ulrich Wiemer. -- Part 2: Ancient Templates and Typologies. Archaic and Classical Greek Reflections on Politics and Government: From Description to Conceptualization, Analysis, and Theory / Kurt A. Raaflaub ; Plato's View on Greek Government / Luc Brisson ; Aristotle / Peter L.P. Simpson ; Polybios on Government, Interstate Relations, and Imperial Expansion / Craige B. Champion ; One-Man Government: The Greeks and Monarchy / Nino Luraghi ; Unlike(ly) Twins? Democracy and Oligarchy in Context / Hartmut Leppin. -- Part 3: To Rule and Be Ruled: Greek Governing Bodies. Citizenship, the Citizen Body, and its Assemblies / Josine Blok ; Officials and Office-Holding / Alex McAuley ; Councils in Greek Oligarchies and Democracies / Robert W. Wallace ; Law Courts / Domingo Aviles and David C. Mirhady. -- Part 4: Process and Procedure. Laws and Legislation in Ancient Greece / Michael Gagarin ; Tyche's Force: Lottery and Chance in Greek Government / Elizabeth Kosmetatou ; Governmental Checks and Balances / Pierre Frohlich ; Forms and Forums of Public Speech / Loren J. Samons II. -- Part 5: Responsibilities and Realms of Action. Public Administration / Frances Pownall ; Greek Government and Education: Re-examining the ephebeia / Lynn Kozak ; Government and Warfare / John Serrati ; Finance and Taxes / Vincent Gabrielsen ; Greek Government and the Organization of Time / Robert Hannah ; The Religious Management of the polis: Oracles and Political Decision-Making / Pierre Bonnechere. -- Part 6: Space and Memory. Spaces of Government: Civic Architecture and Memory / Charles W. Hedrick, Jr. ; Keeping Record, Making Public: The Epigraphy of Government / Adele C. Scafuro ; Monumental Representations of Government / Jenifer Neils ; State Festivals and Celebrations / Pauline Schmitt Pantel. -- Part 7: Government Beyond the City-State. Greek Amphiktyonies: An Experiment in Transregional Governance / Peter Funke ; Polis and koinon: Federal Government in Greece / Jeremy McInerney ; Governing Interstate Alliances / Thomas Figueira and Sean R. Jensen ; Interstate Governance: Arbitration and Peacekeeping / Sheila L. Ager ; Epilogue: The Legacy of Greek Government - Something That Has "Never Occurred Again"? / Uwe Walter
Control code
812081097
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9781405198585
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012028581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)812081097

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