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The Study of Ancient Greek Prosopography

by John M. Fossey

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Published by Ares Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Bibliography,
  • Greece,
  • Prosopography,
  • Ancient (Classical) Greek

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8215002M
    ISBN 100890054495
    ISBN 109780890054499

    The volume The Materiality of Texts from Ancient Egypt contains nine contributions from well-known papyrologists, Egyptologists, archaeologists and technical specialists. They discuss the materiality of ancient writing and writing supports in various ways through methodological considerations and through practical case studies from the early Pharaonic to the Late Antique periods in Egypt. Non-fiction but can also include ancient Greek literature, myths, poetry, drama and philosophy. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

      Waldemar Heckel is Professor in the Department of Greek and Roman Studies at the University of Calgary, Canada. He is the author of The Marshals of Alexander’s Empire (), The Wars of Alexander the Great (), Alexander the Great: Historical Sources in Translation (with J.C. Yardley, Blackwell, ), The Conquests of Alexander the Great (), and Alexander the Great: A New . During the next 30 years, over , entries have been entered as ancient Greek characters and stored using an Empress Embedded Database. John Traill's project had its origin in the work of Benjamin Dean Meritt to maintain current data on Athenian prosopography. Like Traill, Meritt saw the potential of the computer to make his paper resources at the Institute for Advanced Study dynamic and expandable.

    This project is organised by a National Management Committee, based at the School of Advanced Study. The latest edition of the PBW can be found at Since the project was first developed, a great deal more relevant material has become available online; the current phase of the project is intended to embed our work more firmly in the web of Linked. – Josho Brouwers, “Phalanx and fallacies: Ways Forward in the Study of Ancient Greek Warfare,” 3 July In my view, the debate between ‘hoplite revolution’ theorists and gradualists (“orthodoxy” and “heretics”, “California school” and revisionists) lasted roughly from to


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Up for sale is The Study of Ancient Greek Prosopography by John M. Fossey. This 79 page softcover book was published by Ares Publishers, Inc.

It is in good condition overall. The cover has a little wear. The cover curls up a little. The edges of the pages have minor wear. The first page is Seller Rating: % positive. The study of ancient Greek prosopography. [John M Fossey] based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Book\/a>, schema. Prosopography of Greek Rhetors and Sophists of the Roman Empire constitutes a basis and a tool for subsequent in-depth studies on the Greek Sophistic movement, as well as a useful reference book for students and all those interested in the culture of the ancient by: 2.

Originally, prosopography was a way of study that was very specific to classics. Meanwhile, it has also been applied with increasing success to other branches of historical research.

The following bibliography focuses on general collections, reference works, and comprehensive studies. The People of Plato is the first study since devoted exclusively to the identification of, and relationships among, the individuals represented in the complete Platonic corpus.

It provides details of their lives, and it enables one to consider the persons of Plato's works, and those of other Socratics, within a nexus of important political, social, and familial by: Prosopography is a methodology in historical research by which the collection and examination of data -- the external, objective characteristics -- of the lives of a large number of relatively ordinary individuals in a carefully defined group can lead to a perceptive analysis of the nature of the group as a whole.5/5(1).

Get this from a library. Aitolian prosopographical studies. [John D Grainger] -- "The aim of this work is to provide part of the basis for the study of a widely misunderstood people of Ancient Greece, the Aitolians."--BOOK JACKET.

"By accumulating a list of all known Aitolians. This volume -- the first project of its kind in the field -- collates c. biographical entries on Greek sophists and rhetors who flourished in the Roman Empire from the first to the seventh century AD. Ancient Greek sophists, the masters of speech and teachers of rhetoric, constituted one of the most important and interesting intellectual circles of the ancient world.

And a new one was just released called Ancient Greek Grammar for the Study of the New Testament (AGG) by Heinrich von Siebenthal. It’s an English translation of the German work Griechische Grammatik zum Neuen Testament. The People of Plato is the first study since devoted exclusively to the identification of, and relationships among, the individuals represented in the complete Platonic corpus.

It provides details of their lives, and it enables one to consider the persons of Plato's works, and those of other Socratics, within a nexus of important political, social, and familial Nails.

Spartacus: A Captivating Guide to the Thracian Captivating History. out of 5 stars in Ancient Greek History. Most Wished For. in Ancient Greek History. The New Testament in Its World Workbook: An out of 5 stars Mythos: (Ancient Greek Mythology Book for out of 5 stars Alexander the Great.

out of 5 stars The Prosopography of the Later Roman Empire provides a complete secular biographical dictionary of the period AD (the beginning of the reign of Justinian) to (the death of Heraclius).

The information has been gathered from a wide variety of sources in Latin, Greek 5/5(1). An Introduction to Greek Epigraphy provides students and classicists with the tools to take advantage of the social and historical weight of these treasures.

The book begins by examining letter. The Prosopography of the Later Roman Empire provides a complete secular biographical dictionary of the period AD (the beginning of the reign of Justinian) to (the death of Heraclius).

The information has been gathered from a wide variety of sources in Latin, Greek, Arabic, Syriac and other languages. The project makes available for the first time in one work mass of information. This volume - the first project of its kind in the field - collates c. biographical entries on Greek sophists and rhetors who flourished in the Roman Empire from the first to the seventh century AD.

Ancient Greek sophists, the masters of speech and teachers of rhetoric, constituted one of the most important and interesting intellectual circles of the ancient world. Derived from the Greek word prosopon, person, prosopography denotes a scholarly discipline that is concerned with historical personages.

It is, taken literally, 'the study of persons'. This is the final volume of the three-volume Prosopography which now provides a complete secular biographical dictionary for the Later Roman Empire from AD to This volume begins at the start of the reign of Justinian in and ends at the death of Heraclius in Like its predecessors, this volume has collected the surviving evidence about the personnel of the empire, about members.

Prosopography of Greek Rhetors and Sophists of the Roman Empire constitutes a basis and a tool for subsequent in-depth studies on the Greek Sophistic movement, as well as a useful reference book for students and all those interested in the culture of the ancient world.

(source: Nielsen Book Data). The prosopography of ancient Rome is an approach to classical studies and ancient history that focuses on family connections, political alliances, and social networks in ancient Rome. The methodology of Roman prosopography involves defining a group for study—often the social ranking called ordo in Latin, Projects: Prosopography of Anglo-Saxon.

Get this from a library. Prosopography of Greek rhetors and sophists of the Roman Empire. [Paweł Janiszewski; Krystyna Stebnicka; Elżbieta Szabat; Dorota Dzierzbicka] -- This volume - the first project of its kind in the field - collates c. biographical entries on Greek sophists and rhetors who flourished in the Roman Empire from the first to the seventh century.

The Prosopography of the Later Roman Empire provides a complete secular biographical dictionary of the period AD (the beginning of the reign of Justinian) to (the death of Heraclius).

The information has been gathered from a wide variety of sources in Latin, Greek Author: David Gura.Archaeological study of the period was in its infancy when Jones wrote, which limited the amount of material culture he could include in his research. He published his first book, The Cities of the Eastern Roman Provinces, in Inhe was appointed to the chair of the Ancient History department at University College, London.

About the Edition. Prosopography of the Later Roman Empire (usually abbreviated as PLRE) is a set of three volumes that describes prominent individuals who lived from AD to AD, whose careers, writings and relations had influence over the outcome of recognizable historical events.