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Archaic Greece

Ernst Homann-Wedeking

Archaic Greece

by Ernst Homann-Wedeking

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Greek

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby E. Homann-Wedeking; translated [from the German] by J. R. Foster.
    SeriesArt of the world: a series of regional histories of the visual arts,, 25
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN5633 .H7713 1968
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5717250M
    LC Control Number70367252

    A systematic survey of archaic Greek society and culture which introduces the reader to a wide range of new approaches to the period. The first comprehensive and accessible survey of developments in the study of archaic Greece; Places Greek society of c BCE in its chronological and geographical context. Archaic Greece: The Age of New Reckonings should appeal to college-level instructors as a book to assign to students enrolled in courses involving Archaic Greece and to others interested in this intriguing and pivotal period in ancient Greece.

    Book Description: The study of archaic Greece (c. BC) is being transformed by exciting discoveries and interpretations. In fourteen original studies from a distinguished international cast, this book explores many aspects of a rapidly changing Greek world. • no part of Greece is more than 85 miles from Mediterranean • 4 regions: Peloponnesian-peninsula connected by Isthmus of Corinth • Attica (Athens)-peninsula, Thessaly-largest plain in Greek mainland • Macedonia-northern most part of Greece, Alexander the Great was born • Thrace-northeastern, not part of Greece, near Asia Minor/Anatolia.

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Anthony Snodgrass has written an excellent work that explains how Archaic times (from roughly to BC) were a time of great growth and development, on nearly all fronts, in ancient Greece. The book is not long, but manages to cover many different facets of Greek history - the population, the economic life, the social life, the military Cited by:   Archaic Greece gives a broader cultural history of the period than has hitherto been attempted, and Professor Snodgrass shows that it can be seen, for perhaps the first time, as a complete episode in its own right.

His fresh and personal approach to his subject, together with the book's superb illustrations, will ensure a wide audience. Archaic Greece: The Age of New Reckonings should appeal to college-level Archaic Greece book as Archaic Greece book book to assign to students enrolled in courses involving Archaic Greece and to others interested in this intriguing and pivotal period in ancient Greece.

About the Author. BRIAN M 5/5(1). A systematic survey of archaic Greek society and culture which introduces the reader to a wide range of new approaches to the period. The first comprehensive and accessible survey of developments in the study of archaic Greece; Places Greek society of c BCE in its chronological and geographical context.

Archaic Greece book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Until quite recently, it has been the accepted view that the Archaic /5. Combining impeccable scholarship with accessible, straightforward prose, Pederasty and Pedagogy in Archaic Greece argues that institutionalized pederasty began after B.C., far later than previous authors have thought, and was initiated as a means of stemming overpopulation in the upper class.

William Armstrong Percy III maintains that Cretan sages established a system. Hans van Wees is Reader in Ancient History at University College London. He is the author of Status Warriors: war, violence, and society in Homer and history (), joint editor, with Nick Fisher, of Archaic Greece: new approaches and new evidence (), and editor of War and Violence in Ancient Greece ().

Excerpts from literary and other texts give voice to the interests, concerns, and emotions of the Archaic Greeks themselves. This book provides a brief but comprehensive introduction to the society and culture of the Archaic period in the Greek world from c.

to An introductory guide to the Archaic period in ancient Greece--the people, their Ratings: 0. Archaic Greece was an age of experimentation and intellectual ferment that laid the foundations for much of Western thought and culture.

Individual Greek city-states rose to great power and wealth, and after a long period of isolation, many cities sent out colonies that spread Hellenism to all corners of the Mediterranean world.

The one economic issue that deserves fuller treatment is the invention of coinage in Archaic Greece and its implications for social life, a subject brilliantly explored by Leslie Kurke in her recent book Coins, Bodies, Games and Gold: The Politics of Meaning in Archaic Greece. Yet another subject of current interest is the genesis of sports and Price: $ The Greek Archaic Period (c.

BCE) started from what can only be termed uncertainty, and ended with the Persians being ejected from Greece for good after the battles of Plataea and Mykale in BCE. The Archaic Period is preceded by the Greek Dark Age (c BCE), a period about which little is known for sure, and followed by the Classical Period (c.

A systematic survey of archaic Greek society and culture which introduces the reader to a wide range of new approaches to the period. The first comprehensive and accessible survey of developments in the study of archaic Greece Places Greek society of Price: $ Cartledge, professor of Greek culture at the University of Cambridge, has created an intriguing overview of Greek history by providing synopses of 11.

The Local scripts of Archaic Greece: A study of the Origin of the Greek Alphabet and its Development from the Eigth to the fifth Centuries B.C. by Jeffery, L. H.: and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Archaic Greece: | | | | Part of ||a series|| on the | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most.

An introductory guide to the Archaic period in ancient Greecethe people, their society, and their culture. Excerpts from literary and other texts give voice to the interests, concerns, and emotions of the Archaic Greeks themselves.

This book provides a brief but comprehensive introduction to the society and culture of the Archaic period in the Greek world from c.

to c. BCE. This book is the work of ten scholars who represent the best of the Anglo-American tradition in Classical scholarship and have worked hard to produce substantial essays that would be both readable and accessible to university students and, at the same time, offer new approaches to traditional topics and questions in the study of Archaic Greece.

Sappho fr. LP / Archaic Greek poetry confronts the reader with a sudden explosion of distinctive, individual voices from all over the Greek world, in contrast to what came before - the two great lone voices of the Greek epic tradition, Homer and Hesiod - and to what followed - the almost total dominance of Athens in the literary record of.

Get this from a library. Archaic and classical Greek art. [Robin Osborne] -- "This new account of what happened in Greece from c to BC shows how sculptors and painters responded to the challenges of the extremely formidable and ambitious world in which the Greek.

Dionysos in Archaic Greece Book Description: An interpretation of the god Dionysos as seen by Greek vase painters before the golden age of classical culture, which will help understand his wide popularity beyond wine consumption, which lasted until the end of antiquity.

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Click on the title to browse this book.Archaic Greece gives a broader cultural history of the period than has hitherto been attempted, and Professor Snodgrass shows that it can be seen, for perhaps the first time, as a complete episode in its own right.

His fresh and personal approach to his subject, together with the book's superb illustrations, will ensure a wide audience.