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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 180.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Esther Eidinow Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 Alwine Andrew T. , Enmity and Feuding in Classical Athens ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2015 ), 271 pp. C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 1 8 0 Andrew T. Alwine, Enmity and Feuding in Classical Athens (Austin...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 119.
Published: 01 January 2015
...David Konstan Robinson Eric W. , Democracy Beyond Athens: Popular Government in the Greek Classical Age . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2011 ), 275 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 356.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Barry Allen DuBois Page , Out of Athens: The New Ancient Greeks ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2010 ), 236 pp. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 LITTLE REVIEWS Nanno Marinatos, Minoan...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 136.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Rebecca Bushnell Bosher Kathryn , ed., Theater Outside Athens: Drama in Greek Sicily and South Italy . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2012 ), 486 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas J. Heffernan, The Passion of Perpetua...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 187–192.
Published: 01 May 2023
... of the Greek dêmos in its anodyne sense, the Populus Romanus of the Republic (509 – 31 BCE) was very differently constituted and empowered from the dêmos of Athens in the fifth and fourth centuries BCE. I spent quite a bit of my book Democracy: A Life explaining how and why. 2 In short, the Roman...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (3): 324–341.
Published: 01 September 2023
...Jennifer T. Roberts Abstract Recoiling from the power that Athenian democracy placed in the hands of the poor, the founding fathers of the United States took Athens as primarily an anti-model, whereas nineteenth-century defenders of slavery found Athens a very congenial model indeed, seeming...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 253–269.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Edith Hall The earliest ancient Greek text to narrate the resolution of a large-scale conflict by judicial means is Aeschylus's tragedy Eumenides , first performed in Athens in 458 BC. After explaining the historical context in which the play was performed—a context of acute civic discord...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 308–332.
Published: 01 April 2020
... that is characteristic of exopraxis. This article, based largely on testimonies collected in the Oral Tradition Archives of the Center for Asia Minor Studies in Athens, analyzes the temporality of exopraxis and inquires into the different but shared calendars that ordered the ritual life of Muslims and Orthodox...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 173–186.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Oliver Dowlen Abstract Introducing part 2 of the Common Knowledge symposium “Antipolitics,” this essay summarizes the “untold story” of the random recruitment of citizens for political office in Western Europe. Although sortition was used extensively in ancient Athens and in late medieval Europe...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 193–205.
Published: 01 May 2023
.... And yet, despite this negative assessment of the institution, Socrates was willing to participate in a lottery that made him a member of the Council of Five Hundred, the supreme political body of Athens. This essay — a contribution to the Common Knowledge symposium “Antipolitics” — attempts to explain...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 528–529.
Published: 01 September 2015
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 529–530.
Published: 01 September 2015
...   Greece saved tually vir where Athens at Marathon, killed 192horsemen whorepresent the Athenians 192 the by and heroized veterans, including attendants Panathenaic usual...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (3): 385–389.
Published: 01 September 2023
.... Westermann's lecturing, that he conceived an ambition—much deferred in its realization—to do research for a doctorate in ancient Greek, Roman, and Greco-Roman history. His dissertation was published in 1952: Studies in Land and Credit in Ancient Athens, 500–200 B.C. In the quarter century between 1927...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 119–120.
Published: 01 January 2015
... centuries BC  centuries andfourth fifth the in ofoutside Athens governments wereThere democratic (Cambridge: CambridgeUniversity Press, 2011),275pp. Popular Government intheGreek ClassicalAge Eric W. Robinson,Democracy Beyond Athens...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (3): 410–412.
Published: 01 September 2023
... . Jennifer T. Roberts is professor of classics and history at the City College of New York and the City University of New York Graduate Center. A past president of the Association of Ancient Historians, her publications include Accountability in Athenian Government ; Athens on Trial: The Antidemocratic...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 170–187.
Published: 01 January 2007
...   —  - - - - - - - urged a similar reprisal against Athens itself after its defeat in the war, and the the war, and the defeat in its after itself Athens against reprisal similar a urged were put to death instead [Thucydides changed their minds just in time to prevent the massacre (a thousand ringleaders...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 124–135.
Published: 01 January 2008
... an with of of employment the women, or foreigners, slaves, to freely notspeak did one since exercise a freeborn male citizen of Athens were for some reason denied the opportunity...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 178–187.
Published: 01 January 2002
... that Athena, with her self-reborn olive tree, relegated her unhappy adversary Poseidon to definitive oblivion when he came to claim the recently emerged city of Athens. But to accept this version of events means disregarding the second round, which saw the return of Poseidon, his vic- tory over the first...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 545.
Published: 01 September 2017
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 500.
Published: 01 September 2016
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