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Bronze Age Greece  

John Bennet

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Feb 2013
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Jan 2013
This chapter examines the history of state formation in ancient Greece during the Bronze Age, providing an overview of the nature of the Minoan states and the extent of control exercised ... More

Greek City-States  

Mogens Herman Hansen

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Feb 2013
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Jan 2013
This chapter examines the history of city-states of polis in ancient Greece. It explains that a polis was a strongly institutionalized and centralized micro-state consisting of one city ... More

The Greek Koinon  

Emily Mackil

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Feb 2013
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Jan 2013
This chapter examines the history of the koinon, a form of regional state in ancient Greece comprised of multiple poleis and in some instances other forms of community, and characterized ... More

Greek Multicity States  

Ian Morris

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Feb 2013
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Jan 2013
This chapter, which explores the history of multi-city states in ancient Greece during the archaic and classical periods, explains that leaders of small city-states were forced to attempt ... More

Hellenistic Empires  

John Ma

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Feb 2013
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Jan 2013
This chapter, which explores the history of state formation in ancient Greece during the Hellenistic period, describes state power during this period and discusses the narrative, ... More

Oratory  

Lene Rubinstein

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Aug 2009
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Sep 2012
In a direct democracy such as that of classical Athens, even the most important political decisions were made as a result of debates conducted in mass meetings attended by ordinary ... More

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