Räuchle, Viktoria/ Page, Sven/ Goldbeck, Vibeke
Pathos and Polis. Use and Effect of Emotions in Classical Greece
Publisher: Mohr Siebeck
Release year: 2022
Scope: 324 pages
Format: 238mm x 166mm x 25mm
This volume examines the role of emotions in classical Greek societies from an interdisciplinary perspective. Ten contributions from classical philology, ancient history and classical archeology offer a wide range of testimonies as well as methodical and theoretical approaches to do justice to the variety of aesthetic, rhetorical and performative strategies that are used in the 'Theater of Passions' in the classical Polis were involved.
Tags: polis, polis history, society, rhetoric, pathos, emotions, classical period, Greece.