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1. Cover image for 'Classics, the Culture Wars, and Beyond'
Eric Adler
Scrutinizes the contentious ideological feuds in American academia during the 1980s and 1990s

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1. Cover image for 'Classics, the Culture Wars, and Beyond'
Eric Adler
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2. Cover image for 'The Topography of Violence in the Greco-Roman World'
Werner Riess and Garrett G. Fagan, editors
Examines how location confers cultural meaning on acts of violence, and renders them socially acceptable—or not
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2. Cover image for 'The Topography of Violence in the Greco-Roman World'
Werner Riess and Garrett G. Fagan, editors
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3. Cover image for 'Honor and Personhood in Early Modern Mexico'
Osvaldo F. Pardo
An examination of the concept of honor as essential to both colonial Spaniards and indigenous Mexicans
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3. Cover image for 'Honor and Personhood in Early Modern Mexico'
Osvaldo F. Pardo
An examination of the concept of honor as essential to both colonial Spaniards and indigenous Mexicans
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4. Cover image for 'Listening to Homer'
Tradition, Narrative, and Audience
Ruth Scodel
A discussion of how ancient Greek bards ensured that their poetry would reach audiences of various backgrounds
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Tradition, Narrative, and Audience
Ruth Scodel
A discussion of how ancient Greek bards ensured that their poetry would reach audiences of various backgrounds
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5. Cover image for 'Life and Thought in the Ancient Near East'
Louis L. Orlin
An accessible, engaging introduction to the culture and society of the ancient Near East
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5. Cover image for 'Life and Thought in the Ancient Near East'
Louis L. Orlin
An accessible, engaging introduction to the culture and society of the ancient Near East
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6. Cover image for 'Breaking Ground'
Pioneering Women Archaeologists
Getzel M. Cohen and Martha Sharp Joukowsky, Editors
Biographies of twelve often-overlooked woman archaeologists
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Pioneering Women Archaeologists
Getzel M. Cohen and Martha Sharp Joukowsky, Editors
Biographies of twelve often-overlooked woman archaeologists
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6. Cover image for 'Breaking Ground'
Pioneering Women Archaeologists
Getzel M. Cohen and Martha Sharp Joukowsky, Editors
Biographies of twelve often-overlooked woman archaeologists
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7. Cover image for 'The Learned Collector'
Mythological Statuettes and Classical Taste in Late Antique Gaul
Lea M. Stirling
The first empire-wide study to examine the eclectic marble statuettes collected and displayed by the wealthiest Roman aristocrats
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Mythological Statuettes and Classical Taste in Late Antique Gaul
Lea M. Stirling
The first empire-wide study to examine the eclectic marble statuettes collected and displayed by the wealthiest Roman aristocrats
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8. Cover image for 'Fame, Money, and Power'
The Rise of Peisistratos and "Democratic" Tyranny at Athens
B. M. Lavelle
Challenges long-accepted notions about the relationship between early Athenian tyranny and democracy
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The Rise of Peisistratos and "Democratic" Tyranny at Athens
B. M. Lavelle
Challenges long-accepted notions about the relationship between early Athenian tyranny and democracy
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9. Cover image for 'Satiric Advice on Women and Marriage'
From Plautus to Chaucer
Warren S. Smith, Editor
Traces satiric themes on women, sex, and marriage through ancient Latin literature and the Middle Ages into Chaucer
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From Plautus to Chaucer
Warren S. Smith, Editor
Traces satiric themes on women, sex, and marriage through ancient Latin literature and the Middle Ages into Chaucer
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10. Cover image for 'Vergil's Aeneid and the Roman Self'
Subject and Nation in Literary Discourse
Yasmin Syed
Reading the Aeneid as the central text of Roman literary education, Yasmin Syed investigates the poem's power to shape Roman notions of self and cultural identity
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10. Cover image for 'Vergil's Aeneid and the Roman Self'
Subject and Nation in Literary Discourse
Yasmin Syed
Reading the Aeneid as the central text of Roman literary education, Yasmin Syed investigates the poem's power to shape Roman notions of self and cultural identity
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11. Cover image for 'Melancholy, Love, and Time'
Boundaries of the Self in Ancient Literature
Peter Toohey
An examination of the effects and meaning of emotional states of distress in ancient literature
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11. Cover image for 'Melancholy, Love, and Time'
Boundaries of the Self in Ancient Literature
Peter Toohey
An examination of the effects and meaning of emotional states of distress in ancient literature
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12. Cover image for 'Lessons from the Past'
The Moral Use of History in Fourth-Century Prose
Frances Pownall
Deepens our understanding of the Greek tendency to view the past as a source for contemporary moral lessons
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The Moral Use of History in Fourth-Century Prose
Frances Pownall
Deepens our understanding of the Greek tendency to view the past as a source for contemporary moral lessons
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13. Cover image for 'The Case for the Prosecution in the Ciceronian Era'
Michael C. Alexander
A reconstruction of the case for the prosecution in the eleven trials in which Cicero delivered an extant defense speech
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13. Cover image for 'The Case for the Prosecution in the Ciceronian Era'
Michael C. Alexander
A reconstruction of the case for the prosecution in the eleven trials in which Cicero delivered an extant defense speech
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14. Cover image for 'The Pedagogical Contract'
The Economies of Teaching and Learning in the Ancient World
Yun Lee Too
Rethinks the teacher-student relationship from its ancient roots to the present
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The Economies of Teaching and Learning in the Ancient World
Yun Lee Too
Rethinks the teacher-student relationship from its ancient roots to the present
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15. Cover image for 'Acting Like Men'
Gender, Drama, and Nostalgia in Ancient Greece
Karen Bassi
Examines the concept of gender in relation to Greek drama
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Hardcover 1999 $93.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Acting Like Men" to Cart
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15. Cover image for 'Acting Like Men'
Gender, Drama, and Nostalgia in Ancient Greece
Karen Bassi
Examines the concept of gender in relation to Greek drama
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Hardcover 1999 $93.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Acting Like Men" to Cart
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