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Ara Pacis Augustae

Diane Atnally Conlin

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Ara Pacis Augustae Introduction The Ara Pacis Augustae (Altar of Augustan Peace) is a relatively large marble structure (estimated to have bee...

Arabic “Theology of Aristotle”, The

Cristina D'Ancona

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2021-04-21

The Arabic “Theology of Aristotle”IntroductionThe Theology of Aristotle is an Arabic adaptation of parts of Plotinus’s Enneads IV–VI. Both the transla...

Aratus

Helen Van Noorden

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

AratusIntroductionAratus of Soli (3rd century bce) is the author of the Phaenomena, a hexameter poem of just over one thousand lines on constellations...

Archaeology, Greek

Maria Stamatopoulou

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Greek Archaeology Introduction The study of Greek archaeology was until the late 1970s art historical in its approach, focusing on the study of...

Archaeology, Roman

Kathryn J. McDonnell

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

Roman Archaeology Introduction In its broadest sense, Roman archaeology encompasses all forms of study of the material remains of the Roman wor...

Architecture, Etruscan

Ingrid Edlund-Berry

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Etruscan ArchitectureIntroductionThe study of Etruscan architecture suffers greatly in comparison with its Greek and Roman counterparts because of the...

Architecture, Greek

Nancy Klein

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2016-05-26

Greek ArchitectureIntroductionGreece occupies an important place in the history of architecture: as the birthplace of the classical orders in the anci...

Architecture, Roman

Janet DeLaine

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2011-07-27

Roman Architecture Introduction Architecture is the quintessential Roman art, and the well-preserved remains of Roman buildings dominate our vi...

Arena Spectacles

Kathleen M. Coleman

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Arena Spectacles Introduction The staging of various types of violent spectacle characterizes Roman urban culture from the mid-Republic...

Aristophanes

David Konstan

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Aristophanes Introduction Aristophanes was recognized in antiquity as one of the greatest poets of Old Comedy, along with Eupolis and ...

Aristophanes’ Clouds

Jeffrey Henderson

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Aristophanes’ CloudsIntroductionAristophanes’ Clouds was produced at the City Dionysia of 423, following a remarkable record of success in national co...

Aristophanes’ Lysistrata

Niklas Holzberg

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Aristophanes’ LysistrataIntroductionLysistrata was performed in the year 411 bce, either in winter at the Lenaia or in spring at the Dionysia. Athens,...

Aristotle

Carlo Natali, Gaia Bagnati

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2020-07-29

AristotleIntroductionAristotle (384–322 bce) was a younger disciple and colleague of Plato. They are the two most famous and important ancient philoso...

Aristotle, Ancient Commentators on

John Sellars

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Ancient Commentators on Aristotle Introduction In the 1st century bce, the previously unknown lecture notes that we now know as Aristotle’s wo...

Aristotle's Categories

Laura M. Castelli

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Aristotle's CategoriesIntroductionIf there are one text and one doctrine which have been integral to Western philosophy almost without interruption, b...

Aristotle's Ethics

Thornton Lockwood

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Aristotle’s Ethics Introduction Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics (EN) is the first part of what Aristotle calls “a philosophy of human things” (

Aristotle's Philosophy of Mind

Pavel Gregoric

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Aristotle’s Philosophy of Mind Introduction It is somewhat anachronistic to speak of Aristotle’s philosophy of mind, since he does not operate...

Aristotle's Politics

Thornton Lockwood

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Aristotle’s Politics Introduction Aristotle’s Politics is the second part of what the Nicomachean Ethics (EN) calls “a philosophy of human thi...

Aristotle’s Metaphysics

Gabriele Galluzzo

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2017-09-27

Aristotle’s MetaphysicsIntroductionAristotle’s Metaphysics, one of the most influential works in Western thought, is a collection of fourteen treatise...

Art and Archaeology, Research Resources for Classical

Jocelyn Penny Small

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Research Resources for Classical Art and ArchaeologyIntroductionThis bibliography provides a first stop to finding more information about many topics ...

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