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  1. The People of Aristophanes (Routledge Revivals)

    A Sociology of Old Attic Comedy

    By Victor Ehrenberg

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1951, The People of Aristophanes provides a sociological account of Athens in the period of its greatest glory. Drawing upon Old Attic Comedy and the plays of Aristophanes, the author recreates, for the reader, the life of Athens at that time. He writes extensively about social...

    To Be Published October 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Handbook of Identity and the Environment in the Classical and Medieval Worlds

    Edited by Rebecca Futo Kennedy, Molly Jones-Lewis

    The Routledge Handbook of Identity and the Environment in the Classical and Medieval Worlds explores how environment was thought to shape ethnicity and identity, discussing developments in early natural philosophy and historical ethnographies. Defining ‘environment’ broadly to include not only...

    To Be Published November 6th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Philosopher’s New Clothes

    The Theaetetus, the Academy, and Philosophy’s Turn against Fashion

    By Nickolas Pappas

    This book takes a new approach to the question, "Is the philosopher to be seen as universal human being or as eccentric?". Through a reading of the Theaetetus, Pappas first considers how we identify philosophers – how do they appear, in particular how do they dress? The book moves to modern...

    To Be Published November 26th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Classical Mythology: The Basics

    By Richard Martin

    Series: The Basics

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  5. Athens

    The City as University

    By Niall Livingstone

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

    In the late fifth century BC, Athens' prosperity was a magnet for ambitious teachers, and increasingly for students also. They came to experience and acquire the Athenian culture, the mark of "civilised" humanity. At Athens they could sample many teachers: experts in history, poetry, cosmology,...

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  6. Greek Pederasty

    From the Age of Homer to the end of pagan Antiquity

    By Andrew Lear

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Athens and Sparta

    Constructing Greek Political and Social History from 478 BC, 3rd Edition

    By Anton Powell

    Athens and Sparta is an essential textbook for the study of Greek history. Providing a comprehensive account of the two key Greek powers in the years after 478 BC, it charts the rise of Athens from city-state to empire after the devastation of the Persian Wars, and the increasing tensions with...

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  8. The History of Science

    Edited by Massimo Mazzotti

    Science is one of the main features of the contemporary world, and shapes our lives to an extent that has no precedents in history. Yet science as we know it today is the outcome of contingent social processes, and its global success is far from self-explanatory. How did it happen? How did science...

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge

  9. Understanding Greek Religion

    By Jennifer Larson

    Series: Understanding the Ancient World

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Miletos

    Archaeology and History, 2nd Edition

    By Alan M. Greaves

    Series: Cities of the Ancient World

    Miletos, on the coast of Asia Minor, was one of the most important Greek cities – a key economic power as well as a centre of philosophy and learning. Yet with historical sources scarce, and the mass of archaeological work done in over a century of excavations not published in English, studying the...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge