Performing Interpersonal Violence : Court, Curse, and Comedy in Fourth-Century BCE Athens

This book offers the first attempt at understanding interpersonal violence in ancient Athens. While the archaic desire for revenge persisted into the classical period, it was channeled by the civil discourse of the democracy. Performances such as the staging of trials and comedies ritually... Ausführliche Beschreibung

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Verfasserangabe: Werner Riess
Format: Elektronische Hochschulschrift
veröffentlicht: Berlin : de Gruyter, 2012
Hochschulschrift: Teilw. zugl.: Augsburg, Univ., Habil., 2008.
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RVK-Notation: NH 5850 Einzelbeiträge
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