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Author De Blois, Lukas

Title The Statesman in Plutarch's Works, Volume II : the Statesman in Plutarch's Greek and Roman Lives
Published Leiden : BRILL, 2004


Description 1 online resource (415 pages)
Contents Preface; Abstracts and Biographies; Introduction; Suzanne Saïd, Plutarch and the People in the Parallel Lives; Thomas Späth, Das Politische und der Einzelne: Figurenkonstruktion in Biographie und Geschichtsschreibung; David H.J. Larmour, Statesman and Self in the Parallel Lives; George W.M. Harrison, Plutarch the Dramaturg: Statecraft as Stagecraft in the Lives; Frederick E. Brenk, O Sweet Mystery of the Lives! The Eschatological Dimension of Plutarch's Biographies; Marlein van Raalte, More philosophico: Political Virtue and Philosophy in Plutarch's Lives
Alexei V. Zadorojnyi, "Stabbed with Large Pens": Trajectories of Literacy in Plutarch's LivesLuisa Prandi, Singolare e plurale nelle Vite greche di Plutarco; Timothy E. Duff, The First Five Anecdotes of Plutarch's Life of Alkibiades; Simon Verdegem, De Gloria Alcibiadis. Alcibiades' Military Value and its Relation to his doxa in Plutarch's Alcibiades; Maricruz Salcedo Parrondo, Retórica visual y carácter politico, Alc. 10: un modelo negativo d
Summary The papers in this volume concentrate on statesmen and statesmanship in Plutarch's Greek and Roman Lives
Notes Print version record
Subject Plutarch. Lives.
SUBJECT Lives (Plutarch) fast
Subject Statesmen -- Greece -- Biography -- History and criticism
Statesmen -- Rome -- Biography -- History and criticism
Biography as a literary form.
Biographies as Topic
biographies (literary works)
biography (general genre)
Biography as a literary form
Statesmen -- Biography
Greece -- Biography -- History and criticism
Rome -- Biography -- History and criticism
Rome (Empire)
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Bons, Jeroen
Kessels, Ton
Schenkeveld, Dirk M
ISBN 9781433705601