Limit search to available items
Book Cover
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]


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 Print version record
Subject Herodotus -- Political and social views
HISTORY -- Ancient -- Greece.
Political and social views
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780300145984
Other Titles Arion's leap