Ancient Greece: A Political, Social, and Cultural History (Paperback)

Ancient Greece: A Political, Social, and Cultural History Cover Image
$97.49
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days

Description


Revised and updated throughout, the fourth edition of Ancient Greece presents the political, social, cultural, and economic history and civilization of ancient Greece in all its complexity and variety. Written by six leading authorities on the classical world, this captivating study covers the
entire period from the Bronze Age through the Hellenistic Era.

FEATURES

* Uniquely in-depth coverage of social and cultural topics including women and family life, material culture, religion, law, homosexuality, slavery, athletics, and life in the countryside

* Excerpts from ancient documents, selective recommendations for further reading, and a timeline and general introduction that provide a bird's-eye view of Greek history

* Two sets of color plates that provide ample evidence from material culture

* Key terms (boldfaced at their first appearance) and an extensive glossary

About the Author


Sarah B. Pomeroy is Distinguished Professor of Classics and History Emerita at Hunter College and The City University of New York Graduate Center. Stanley M. Burstein is Professor of History Emeritus at California State University, Los Angeles. The late Walter Donlan was Professor of Classics Emeritus at the University of California, Irvine. Jennifer Tolbert Roberts is Professor of Classics and History at City College and The City University of New York Graduate Center. David Tandy is Visiting Research Fellow in Classics at the University of Leeds, UK. Georgia Tsouvala is Associate Professor of History at Illinois State University.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780190686918
ISBN-10: 019068691X
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication Date: July 3rd, 2017
Pages: 608
Language: English