The Resource Thucydides on politics : back to the present, Geoffrey Hawthorn

Thucydides on politics : back to the present, Geoffrey Hawthorn

Label
Thucydides on politics : back to the present
Title
Thucydides on politics
Title remainder
back to the present
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Hawthorn
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This highly original and engaging perspective on Thucydides' understanding of practical politics explains how he presented the realities of politics and what makes his view distinctive, even from modern theories which claim an explicit connection with his work
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hawthorn, Geoffrey
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PA4461
LC item number
.H39 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thucydides
  • Thucydides
  • Thucydides
  • Peloponnesian War (Greece : 431-404 B.C.)
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Political science
  • Politics, Practical
  • Political science
  • Politics, Practical
  • Geschichtsschreibung
  • Politische Theorie
Label
Thucydides on politics : back to the present, Geoffrey Hawthorn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-261), chronology, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The text -- 2. Writing power: Athens in Greece, 478-435 -- 3. Explaining the war: stated reasons, 435-432 -- 4. Explaining the war: true reasons, 432 -- 5. Judgements, 431-430 -- 6. Absent strategies, 430-428 -- 7. Speech and other events, 428-427 -- 8. Meaning and opportunity, 426-424 -- 9. Necessities, 424 -- 10. Interests, 423-421 -- 11. Emotion in deed, 420-416 -- 12. Purposes and decisions, 415 -- 13. Character and circumstance, 414-413 -- 14. One war, 413-411 -- 15. Back to the present
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 274 pages, 5 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781107612006
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014415689
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)868078976
  • (OCoLC)ocn868078976
Label
Thucydides on politics : back to the present, Geoffrey Hawthorn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-261), chronology, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The text -- 2. Writing power: Athens in Greece, 478-435 -- 3. Explaining the war: stated reasons, 435-432 -- 4. Explaining the war: true reasons, 432 -- 5. Judgements, 431-430 -- 6. Absent strategies, 430-428 -- 7. Speech and other events, 428-427 -- 8. Meaning and opportunity, 426-424 -- 9. Necessities, 424 -- 10. Interests, 423-421 -- 11. Emotion in deed, 420-416 -- 12. Purposes and decisions, 415 -- 13. Character and circumstance, 414-413 -- 14. One war, 413-411 -- 15. Back to the present
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 274 pages, 5 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781107612006
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014415689
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)868078976
  • (OCoLC)ocn868078976

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