A Companion to Greek and Roman Political Thought by Ryan K. Balot

By Ryan K. Balot

Contains 34 essays from best students in background, classics, philosophy, and political technology to light up Greek and Roman political inspiration in all its variety and intensity.

  • Offers a huge survey of historical political proposal from Archaic Greece via past due Antiquity
  • Approaches old political philosophy from either a normative and old focus
  • Examines Greek and Roman political idea inside ancient context and modern debate
  • Explores the function of historic political inspiration in a variety of philosophies, resembling the person and group, human rights, faith, and cosmopolitanism

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A Companion to Greek and Roman Political Thought

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G. Rawls 1971), the classical liberals, such as Hobbes, Locke, Kant, and Mill, did not shy away from using political authority to help educate citizens to function virtuously in diverse spheres such as commerce and civic life (Berkowitz 2000). In his Report to the Board of Trade (1697), for example, John Locke recommended, like many others of his day, the use of work-houses, child labor, and whippings for beggars, in order to cure the poor of their indolence and to promote industry and self-discipline (Tully 1993: 234–41).

Rhet. Menander Rhetor ML R. Meiggs and D. Lewis (eds), A Selection of Greek Historical Inscriptions to the End of the Fifth Century BC, rev. edn (1988) MW R. Merkelbach and M. L. West (eds), Fragmenta Hesiodea (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1967) Nic. Nicander OGIS Orientis Graeci Inscriptiones Selectae ORF H. ), Oratorum Romanorum Fragmenta (2nd edn 1955; 4th edn 1967) Ov. Fast. Ovid, Fasti Page D. L. ), Poetae Melici Graeci (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1962) Pan. Lat. XII Panegyrici Latini Paul Col.

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