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The Resource The birth of politics : eight Greek and Roman political ideas and why they matter, Melissa Lane

The birth of politics : eight Greek and Roman political ideas and why they matter, Melissa Lane

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The birth of politics : eight Greek and Roman political ideas and why they matter
Title
The birth of politics
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eight Greek and Roman political ideas and why they matter
Statement of responsibility
Melissa Lane
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Language
eng
Summary
[An introduction] to the foundations of Western political thought, from the Greeks, who invented democrary, to the Romans, who created a republic and then transformed it into an empire ... [Lane] focuses on eight political ideas from the Greco-Roman world that are especially influential today ... and describes how the ancient formulations of these ideas often challenge widely held modern assumptions. -- from publisher description on book jacket
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Lane, M. S.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Political science
  • Political science
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Political science
  • Greece
  • Rome (Empire)
  • Politisk filosofi
  • Grekiska influenser
  • Romerska influenser
  • HISTORY / Ancient / Greece
Label
The birth of politics : eight Greek and Roman political ideas and why they matter, Melissa Lane
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Publication
Note
Originally published in the United Kingdom as Greek and Roman political ideas ; a Pelican introduction
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-355) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of figures -- List of maps -- Introduction: Possibilities of power and purpose -- Chapter 1: Justice -- Chapter 2: Constitution -- Chapter 3: Democracy -- Chapter 4: Virtue -- Chapter 5: Citizenship -- Chapter 6: Cosmopolitanism -- Chapter 7: Republic -- Chapter 8: Soverignty -- Conclusion: Futures of Greek and Roman pasts -- Acknowledgements -- Glossary -- Athens map key -- Brief biographies of key persons, events and places -- Reference lists and abbreviations -- Notes -- Index
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ocn905902982
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unknown
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1 online resource ([10], 381 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400865543
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations (maps, charts)
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  • 22573/ctvc66075
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905902982
Label
The birth of politics : eight Greek and Roman political ideas and why they matter, Melissa Lane
Publication
Note
Originally published in the United Kingdom as Greek and Roman political ideas ; a Pelican introduction
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-355) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of figures -- List of maps -- Introduction: Possibilities of power and purpose -- Chapter 1: Justice -- Chapter 2: Constitution -- Chapter 3: Democracy -- Chapter 4: Virtue -- Chapter 5: Citizenship -- Chapter 6: Cosmopolitanism -- Chapter 7: Republic -- Chapter 8: Soverignty -- Conclusion: Futures of Greek and Roman pasts -- Acknowledgements -- Glossary -- Athens map key -- Brief biographies of key persons, events and places -- Reference lists and abbreviations -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocn905902982
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([10], 381 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400865543
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations (maps, charts)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • fe77f8fc-b544-41b5-a634-3502051550ea
  • 8270c961-61d0-4046-b95d-a2b83b4d3b05
  • 22573/ctvc66075
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905902982

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