Courses: Greek History (CSTSB205001)

Spring 2011

Class Number: 1128
A study of Greece down to the end of the Peloponnesian War (404 B.C.E.), with a focus on constitutional changes from monarchy through aristocracy and tyranny to democracy in various parts of the Greek world. Emphasis on learning to interpret ancient sources, including historians (especially Herodotus and Thucydides),inscriptions, and archaeological and numismatic materials. Particular attention is paid to Greek contacts with the Near East; constitutional developments in various Greek-speaking states; Athenian and Spartan foreign policies; and the unwritten history of non-elites.
III
Cross listed with HIST B205.

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1128 Div: III

Department

Classical Studies

Taught By

Edmonds,Radcliffe

Location

Bryn Mawr, CARP25

Meeting Times

MWF 12:00pm-1:00pm