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Deception and democracy in classical Athens /

"This is the first full-length study of the representation of deceit and lies in classical Athens. Dr. Hesk traces the ways in which Athenian drama, democratic oratory and elite prose writing construct and theorise a relationship between dishonesty and civic identity. He focuses on the ideology...

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Main Author: Hesk, Jon.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
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