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Thucydides and Internal War

by Jonathan J. Price

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ancient Greek & Roman philosophy,
  • European history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Political science & theory,
  • BCE to c 500 CE,
  • History of the Peloponnesian War,
  • Greece,
  • Thucydides,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Peloponnesian War, 431-404 B.C,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • Europe,
  • Ancient - Greece,
  • Historiography,
  • Military - Other,
  • Greece--History--Peloponnesian War, 431-404 B.C.--Moral and ethical aspects--Sources,
  • History / General,
  • General,
  • Sources,
  • Civil War,
  • History,
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Peloponnesian War, 431-404 B.C

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages422
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7753458M
    ISBN 100521780187
    ISBN 109780521780186

    Book 2, Chapter 6 begins Thucydides's coverage of the war proper, which commenced in BCE with a conflict between The Read More: Book 2, Chapter 7: Two somber developments share the focus of Book 2, Chapter 7: the plague at Athens and Pericles's last speech. Thucydide Read More: Book 2, Chapter 8.   In the third book of his History of the Peloponnesian War, Thucydides describes the outbreak of civil war on the northern island of Corcyra in BC: There was the revenge taken in their hour of triumph by those who had in the past been arrogantly oppressed instead of wisely governed; there were the wicked resolutions taken by those who.

      History of the Peloponnesian War/Book 3. Thus the winter ended, and with it ended the fifth year of this war, of which Thucydides was the historian. 89 The next summer the Peloponnesians and their allies set out to invade Attica under the command of Agis, son of Archidamus, and went as far as the Isthmus, but numerous earthquakes occurring. Money and the Corrosion of Power in Thucydides: The Sicilian Expedition and Its Aftermath. University of California Press. pp. Robert D. Luginbill. Thucydides on War and National Character. Perseus Books. pp. Karl Maurer. Interpolation in Thucydides. E. J. Brill. pp. Neil Morpeth. Thucydides' War: Accounting for the.

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Book Description This book explains in detail Thucydides' abstract model of internal war, and then shows how, by the terms of the model itself, Thucydides perceived and narrated the Peloponnesian War not as a conventional war but as an internal by: This book explains in detail Thucydides' abstract model of internal war, and then shows how, by the terms of the model itself, Thucydides perceived and narrated the Peloponnesian War not as a conventional war but as an internal conflict.

In this book Jonathan Price attempts to demonstrate that Thucydides consciously viewed and presented the Peloponnesian War in terms of a condition of civil strife - stasis, in Greek. Thucydides defines stasis as a set of symptoms indicating an internal disturbance in both individuals and by: Summary: "In this book Jonathan Price demonstrates that Thucydides consciously viewed and presented the Peloponnesian War in terms of a condition of civil strife - or stasis, in Greek.

Thucydides defines stasis as a set of symptoms indicating as internal disturbance in both individuals and states. Thucydides and Internal War (Book) Thucydides and Internal War.

Author. Price, Jonathan J. Publisher. Cambridge University Press. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping worldwide. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization.

Ancient History Encyclopedia. "In this Thucydides and Internal War book Jonathan Price demonstrates that Thucydides consciously viewed and presented the Peloponnesian War in terms of a condition of civil strife - or stasis, in Greek.

Thucydides defines stasis as a set of symptoms indicating as internal. Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. Thucydides and Internal War. Jonathan J. Price; Online ISBN: Your name * Please enter your name.

Your email address * Please enter a valid email address. Thucydides and Internal War | - Jekkle Save on Thucydides and Internal War by Jonathan J. Price. Shop your textbooks from Jekkle today. In this book Jonathan Price attempts to demonstrate that Thucydides consciously viewed and presented the Peloponnesian War in terms of a condition of civil strife - stasis, in Greek.

The History of the Peloponnesian War continued to be modified well beyond the end of the war inas exemplified by a reference at Book I to the conclusion of the Peloponnesian War ( BC), seven years after the last events in the main text of Thucydides' history.

Thucydides is generally regarded as one of the first true historians. The History of the Peloponnesian War is a historical account of the Peloponnesian War (– BC), which was fought between the Peloponnesian League (led by Sparta) and the Delian League (led by Athens).

It was written by Thucydides, an Athenian historian who also happened to serve as an Athenian general during the war. By these and similar words Pericles endeavoured to appease the anger of the Athenians against himself, and to divert their minds from their terrible situation.

[2] In the conduct of public affairs they took his advice, and sent no more embassies 1 to Sparta; they were again eager to prosecute the war. Yet in private they felt their sufferings keenly; the common people had.

Being exiled because he had during the Archidamian Warbeen unable to defend Amphipolisagainst the Spartancommander Brasidas, the former Atheniangeneral Thucydides wrote the history of the wars fought between Athens and Spartain the years The Online Books Page.

Online Books by. Thucydides. A Wikipedia article about this author is available. Thucydides, contrib.: The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury (11 volumes; ), by Thomas Hobbes, also contrib.

by Homer (Gutenberg texts); Thucydides: History of the Peloponnesian War, trans. by Richard Crawley (Gutenberg text) Thucydides, contrib.: Stories From Thucydides.

This book explains in detail Thucydides' abstract model of internal war, and then shows how, by the terms of the model itself, Thucydides perceived and Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpPrice: $ This book explains in detail Thucydides’ abstract model of internal war, and then shows how, by the terms of the model itself, Thucydides perceived and narrated the Peloponnesian War not as a conventional war but as an internal conflict.

First published Printed in the United Kingdom at the University Press, Cambridge Typeset in Baskerville and New Hellenic Greek [ao] A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloguing in Publication data Price, Jonathan J.

Thucydides and internal war / Jonathan J. Price. With diligence and reflection, readers can discern relevant lessons and wisdom from Thucydides’s The History of the Peloponnesian War. Accordingly, professors of antiquity, international relations.

From the Publisher: This book explains in detail Thucydides’ abstract model of internal war, and then shows how, by the terms of the model itself, Thucydides perceived and narrated the Peloponnesian War not as a conventional war but as an internal. Harold North Fowler, Commentary on Thucydides Book 5, Character and duration of the time of peace between the first and second war.

Charles D. Morris, Commentary on Thucydides Book 1, ; Charles D. Morris, Commentary on Thucydides Book 1, ; Charles D.

Morris, Commentary on Thucydides Book 1, Introduction. The book concludes with an insightful discussion of Thucydides as a thinker and philosophic historian. Designed to introduce both students and general readers to a work that is an essential part of a liberal education, this book seeks to encourage readers to explore Thucydides--one of the world's greatest historians--for themselves.

1 It is now universally accepted that stasis, its causes, patterns, extension and effects, is fundamental to Thucydides’ conception of why his war was the most significant and the most socially destructive the Greeks had ever experienced.

The theme is explored in great detail in an excellent recent book, Jonathan Price’s Thucydides and Internal War, which demonstrates .Thucydides, greatest of ancient Greek historians and author of the History of the Peloponnesian War, which recounts the struggle between Athens and Sparta in the 5th century bc.

His work was the first recorded political and moral analysis of a nation’s war policies. All that is certainly known. As a theory, its development was influenced by the experience of Athens and Sparta—Thucydides wrote of the Peloponnesian War that “ it was the rise of Athens and the fear this instilled in Sparta that made war inevitable ”—and arms racing during the Cold War.