Images and Ideologies: Self-definition in the Hellenistic by Anthony W. Bulloch, Erich S. Gruen, A. A. Long, Andrew
By Anthony W. Bulloch, Erich S. Gruen, A. A. Long, Andrew Stewart
This quantity captures the uniqueness, the nationwide and private identification, the cultural alternate, and the self-consciousness that experience lengthy been sensed as specially effective within the Hellenistic international. The fields of background, literature, paintings, philosophy, and faith are every one offered utilizing the structure of 2 essays through a response.Conveying the path and concentration of Hellenistic studying, eighteen major students speak about problems with liberty as opposed to domination, appropriation as opposed to lodging, the expanding range of citizen roles and the costume and gesture acceptable to them, and the accompanying non secular and philosophical ferment. the result's an arresting view of the very good and exceptional variety of the Hellenistic international.