Deception and democracy in classical Athens / Jon Hesk.

This book, first published in 2000, is a 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 theorize a relationship between dishonesty and civic identity. He focuses...

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Main Author: Hesk, Jon, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
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