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Author Thompson, Norma, 1959-

Title Herodotus and the origins of the political community : Arion's leap / Norma Thompson
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, [1996]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 193 pages)
Contents 1. The Decline and Repudiation of the Whole: Notes on Aristotle's Enclosure of the Pre-Socratic World -- 2. The Development of Social Memory -- 3. The Formation of Persian Political Identity -- 4. Political Identities in Conflict: Herodotus in Contention with His Characters -- 5. The Use of Herodotus in Contemporary Political and Cultural Criticism -- 6. Before Objectivity, and After -- Afterword: Arion's Leap
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-188) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Herodotus -- Political and social views.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0300145985 (electronic bk.)
9780300145984 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Arion's leap