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    DescriptionSaving the City provides a detailed analysis of the attempts of ancient writers and thinkers, from Homer to Cicero, to construct and recommend political ideals of statesmanship and ruling, of the political community and of how it should be founded in justice. Malcolm Schofield debates to what extent the Greeks and Romans deal with the same issues as modern political thinkers.


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    Title
    Saving the City
    Subtitle
    Philosopher-Kings and Other Classical Paradigms
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Malcolm Schofield
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 256
    Width: 154 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 26 mm
    Weight: 458 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780415184670
    ISBN 10: 0415184673
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17430
    BIC E4L: PHI
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S2.1
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    LC classification: JC51 .S36 1999
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    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    bibliography, indexes
    Publisher
    Taylor & Francis Ltd
    Imprint name
    ROUTLEDGE
    Publication date
    01 February 1999
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Table of contents
    Preface. Introduction. 1. Euboulia in the Iliad, 2. The Disappearing Philosopher King, 3. Zeno of Citium's Anti-Utopianism, 4. Plato on Economy, 5. Political Friendship and the Ideology of Reciprocity, 6. Hierarchy and equality in Aristotle's Social and Political Thought, 7. Ideology and Philosophy in Aristotle's theory of Slavery, 8. Sharing in the Constitution, 9. Morality in the Law: the case of Diogenes of Babylon , 10. Cicero's Definition of Res Publica, Bibliography, Indexes.