Alternatives to Athens
Varieties of Political Organization and Community in Ancient GreeceeBook - 2002
This volume contains eighteen essays by established and younger historians that examine non-democratic alternative political systems and ideologies--oligarchies, monarchies, mixed constitutions--along with diverse forms of communal and regional associations such as ethnoi, amphiktyonies, andconfederacies. The papers, which span the length and breadth of the Hellenic world highlight the immense political flexibility and diversity of ancient Greek civilization.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2002
Characteristics: 393 p. ; 22 cm