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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 ...

Art, Etruscan

Alexandra Carpino

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Etruscan ArtIntroductionAlthough Etruscan art has never been accorded the same value or respect given to the material remains of the Greeks or Romans,...

Art, Greek

Ioannis Mylonopoulos

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Greek Art Introduction Greek art is all about images: images of gods, images of heroes, and images of humans. The self-awareness of the...

Art, Late Antique

Thelma K. Thomas

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Late Antique ArtIntroductionThere is no consensus as to the shape of the field of Late Antique art or the temporal parameters of the period of Late An...

Artemis

Eveline Krummen

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

ArtemisIntroductionArtemis is the daughter of Zeus and Leto and a goddess of many aspects. Her cult is found in many corners of the Mediterranean, fro...

Athena

Susan Deacy

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2015-05-29

AthenaIntroductionAthena (variant spelling Athene) has been a topic of scholarly interest since the early days of classical scholarship. This interest...

Athenaeus of Naucratis

Natalia Pedrique

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Athenaeus of NaucratisIntroductionDuring the 19th and the great part of the 20th century, scholarship was mainly interested in Athenaeus as a source f...

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