Includes 34 essays from major students in background, classics, philosophy, and political technological know-how to light up Greek and Roman political suggestion in all its variety and depth.
• deals a wide survey of historic political concept from Archaic Greece via past due Antiquity
• methods historical political philosophy from either a normative and historic focus
• Examines Greek and Roman political concept inside old context and modern debate
• Explores the function of historical political notion in a number philosophies, similar to the person and neighborhood, human rights, faith, and cosmopolitanism
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