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作者 Hawthorn, Geoffrey, author
書名 Thucydides on politics : back to the present / Geoffrey Hawthorn
出版項 Cambridge, UK : Cambridge University Press, 2014
國際標準書號 9781107039162 (hbk.)
1107039169 (hbk.)
9781107612006 (pbk.)
1107612004 (pbk.)
國際標準號碼 40023698192
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人社中心  PA4461 H39 2014    在架上    30560400487903
說明 xix, 274 pages, 5 unnumbered pages of plates : maps ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-261) and index
Preface -- Chronology -- 1. The text -- 2. Writing power: Athens in Greece, 478-435 -- 3. Explaining the war: stated reasons, 435-432 -- 4. Explaining the war: true reasons, 435-432 -- 5. Judgements, 431-430 -- 6. Absent strategies, 430-428 -- 7. Speech and other events, 428-427 -- 8. Meaning and opportunity, 426-424 -- 9. Necessities, 424 -- 10. Interests, 423-421 -- 11. Emotion in deed, 420-416 -- 12. Purposes and decisions, 415 -- 13. Character and circumstance, 414-413 -- 14. One war, 413-411 -- 15. Back to the present -- Synopsis of the text.
This highly original and engaging perspective on Thucydides' understanding of practical politics explains how he presented the realities of politics and what makes his view distinctive, even from modern theories which claim an explicit connection with his work
主題 Thucydides
Greece -- History -- Peloponnesian War, 431-404 B.C
Political science -- Greece -- History
Politics, Practical
Thucydides, v460-v400. gnd
Geschichtsschreibung. gnd
Politische Theorie. gnd
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