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Forthcoming Greek History & Culture Books

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  1. Imagining Ancient Cities in Film

    From Babylon to Cinecittà

    Edited by Marta Garcia Morcillo, Pauline Hanesworth, Óscar Lapeña Marchena

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ancient History

    In film imagery, urban spaces show up not only as spatial settings of a story, but also as projected ideas and forms that aim to recreate and capture the spirit of cultures, societies and epochs. Some cinematic cities have even managed to transcend fiction to become part of modern collective memory...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Outsiders in the Greek Cities in the Fourth Century BC (Routledge Revivals)

    By Paul Mckechnie

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    During the fourth century BC the number of Greeks who did not live as citizens in the city-states of southern mainland Greece increased considerably: mercenaries, pirates, itinerant artisans and traders, their origins differed widely. It has been argued that this increase was caused by the...

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Byzantine Readings of Ancient Historians

    Texts in Translation, with Introductions and Notes

    By Anthony Kaldellis

    Series: Routledge Classical Translations

    The survival of ancient Greek historiography is largely due to its preservation by Byzantine copyists and scholars. This process entailed selection, adaptation, and commentary, which shaped the corpus of Greek historiography in its transmission. By investigating those choices, Kaldellis enables a...

    To Be Published March 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. From the Socratics to the Socratic Schools

    Classical Ethics, Metaphysics, and Epistemology

    By Ugo Zilioli

    In the two golden centuries that followed the death of Socrates, ancient philosophy underwent a tremendous transformation that culminated in the philosophical systematizations of Plato, Aristotle and the Hellenistic schools. Fundamental figures other than Plato were active after the death of...

    To Be Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Athens Transformed, 404-262 BC

    From Popular Soveriegnty to the Dominion of Wealth

    By Phillip Harding

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

    During the heady, democratic days of the fifth and fourth centuries, the poorer members of Athenian society, the lower two classes of zeugitai and thetes, enjoyed an unprecedented dominance in both domestic and foreign politics. At home, the participatory nature of the constitution required their...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Greek Pederasty

    From the Age of Homer to the end of pagan Antiquity

    By Andrew Lear

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Origins of Ancient Greek Science

    A Philosophical Study of Blood

    By Michael Boylan

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

    This book examines the origins of ancient Greek Science using the vehicles of blood, blood vessels, and the heart. Careful attention to biomedical writers in the ancient world as well as to philosophical and literary work of writers prior to the Hippocratic authors produce an interesting story of...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Ancient Crete

    The Archaeology of Minoan Society

    By Jan Driessen

    Series: Routledge World Archaeology

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The World of Ionia

    Edited by Alan M. Greaves

    Series: Routledge Worlds

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Ancient Greece, Modern Psyche

    Archetypes Evolving

    Edited by Virginia Beane Rutter, Thomas Singer

    Between ancient Greece and modern psyche lies a divide of not only three thousand years, but two cultures that are worlds apart in art, technology, economics and the accelerating flood of historical events. This unique collection of essays from an international selection of contributors offers...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge