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    DescriptionArthur W. H. Adkins's writings have sparked debates among a wide range of scholars over the nature of ancient Greek ethics and its relevance to modern times. The essays in this volume show how leading classicists, philosophers, legal theorists, and scholars of religion have incorporated Adkins' thought into their own diverse research. The subjects addressed by the contributors include the relation between literature and moral understanding, moral and nonmoral values, and the contemporary meaning of ancient Greek ethics. The volume also includes an essay from the late Adkins himself illustrating his methodology in an analysis of the "Speech of Lysias" in Plato's "Phaedrus".


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    Title
    The Greeks and Us
    Subtitle
    Essays in Honor of Arthur W.H.Adkins
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Robert B. Louden, Edited by Paul Schollmeier
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 274
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 226 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 380 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780226493954
    ISBN 10: 0226493954
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21500
    BIC E4L: PHI
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S2.1
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: DNF, HBJD, HBLA
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BISAC V2.8: PHI005000
    BIC subject category V2: HPQ
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAG
    DC21: 938
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    BIC subject category V2: HPCA
    DC22: 170
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    B&T General Subject: 610
    Ingram Subject Code: PH
    Libri: I-PH
    Abridged Dewey: 170
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 05
    B&T Approval Code: E10182400, A10201520
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: BJ161 .G74 1996
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    LC classification: BJ161.G74
    Thema V1.0: QDHA, QDTQ, DNL, NHD, NHC
    Edition
    2
    Edition statement
    2nd
    Illustrations note
    1 halftone
    Publisher
    The University of Chicago Press
    Imprint name
    University of Chicago Press
    Publication date
    15 December 1996
    Publication City/Country
    Chicago, IL