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Title Greek notions of the past in the archaic and classical eras [electronic resource] : history without historians / edited by John Marincola, Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones and Calum Maciver.
Publication Info. Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, c2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
Series Edinburgh Leventis studies ; 6.
Note Description based on print version record.
"This volume brings together revised versions of papers originally presented at the sixth A.G. Leventis conference, 'History without historians: Greeks and their Past in the Archaic and Classical Era', which was held at the University of Edinburgh, 5-7 November 2009"--Preface.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Introduction : a past without historians / John Marincola -- Homer and heroic history / Jonas Grethlein -- Hesiod on human history / Bruno Currie -- Helen and 'I' in early Greek lyric / Deborah Boedeker -- Stesichorus and Ibycus : plain tales from the Western front / Ewen Bowie -- Pindar and the reconstruciton of the past / Maria Pavlou -- Debating the past in Euripides' 'Troades' and 'Orestes' and in Sophocles' 'Electra' / Ruth Scodel -- Euripidean explainers / Allen Romano -- Old comedy and popular history / Jeffrey Henderson -- Attic heroes and the construction of the Athenian past in the fifth century / H. A. Shapiro -- Family time : temporality, gender and materiality in Ancient Greece / Lin Foxhall -- Common knowledge and the contestation of history in some fourth-century Athenian trials / Jon Hesk -- Plato and the stability of history / Kathryn A. Morgan -- Inscribing the past : remembering revolution at Athens / Julia L. Shear -- 'Remembering the ancient way of life' : primitivism in Greek sacrificial ritual / Emily Kearns -- The great kings of the fourth century and the Greek memory of the Persian past / Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones -- Commentary / Simon Goldhill, Suzanne Saïd and Christopher Pelling.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Greece -- Historiography.
Added Author Marincola, John.
Llewellyn-Jones, Lloyd.
Maciver, Calum Alasdair.
Ebooks Corporation
Added Title History without historians
Related To Original 9780748643967 0748643966
ISBN 0748643974 (electronic bk.)
9780748643974 (electronic bk.)
9780748643967 (hbk.)
0748643966 (hbk.)
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