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Classical Antiquity. 2018; 372187–235 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.2.187
Published: 01 October 2018
...Benjamin Gray This article shows how the public inscriptions of Hellenistic poleis, especially decrees in honor of leading citizens, illuminate Greek ethical thinking, including wider debates about questions of central importance for Greek ethical philosophers. It does so by comparing decrees...
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Classical Antiquity. 2003; 222199–250 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2003.22.2.199
Published: 01 October 2003
...KATARZYNA HAGEMAJER ALLEN Focusing on the analysis of Athens' relations with both Greeks and non-Greeks as recorded in extant fourth-century decrees, this paper challenges the applicability of the notion of Greek/barbarian antithesis to the interpretation of formal diplomatic exchanges between...
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Classical Antiquity. 1974; 7279–298 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25010674
Published: 01 January 1974
... 1932) 137-138 C. Anti, Teatri greci arcaici (Padua 1947) 136-138 C. T. Panagos, Le Pirée (Athens 1968) 221. 34 F. G. Maier, Griechische Mauerbauinschriften 2: Vestigia 2 (Heidelberg 1961) 71-75. 36 Att. Pacht. 86 n. 171. RONALD S. STROUD Three Attic Decrees The following notes deal...
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Classical Antiquity. 1971; 493–110 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25010616
Published: 01 January 1971
...Stanley M. Burstein [Footnotes] 1 Michael H. Jameson, "A Decree of Themistokles from Troizen," Hesperia 19 (1960) 198-223 (hereafter cited as Jameson, "Decree") Michael H. Jameson, "A Revised Text of the Decree of Themistokles from Troizen," Hesperia 31 (1962) 310-315 C. Habicht...
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Classical Antiquity. 2020; 39157–94 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2020.39.1.57
Published: 01 April 2020
... Little Iliad (Vinogradov and Zolotarev 1988: 109 no. IV) might point to the existence of Achilles cult. Although Maximowa (1959: 106 109) and Arnaud (1992: 62 63) doubt much deep-sea travel between Sinope, Crimea, and Olbia before the end of the fifth century, two ateleia decrees are known at Olbia...
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 382250–274 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.2.250
Published: 01 October 2019
... himself. . . . 38. Juvenal s reference is perhaps to the golden ring of the equestrian class, though gemma may complicate this interpretation (Courtney 1980: 91). Braund (1996), following Nisbet (1988), recom- mends deleting line 29 and allows that the golden ring signifies equestrian status. A decree of...
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Classical Antiquity. 1998; 172155–187 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25011081
Published: 01 October 1998
... inscription records the post-mortem sanctions against memory imposed by the senate and Tiberius on Piso after his suicide. The verdicts for his family members and accomplices are also included. The decree was posted on bronze in the major cities of the Empire and in the winter quarters of all the legions. The...
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 381141–183 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.1.141
Published: 01 April 2019
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 3812–35 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.1.2
Published: 01 April 2019
... laudatio funebris over the corpse of Roman oratory. 58 If aristocratic rules decreed that a grown-up son or other relative would give the laudatio,59 who better to give a double eulogy for Hortensius and Roman oratory than a self-appointed successor in the very sphere in which the dead man had excelled...
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 38191–140 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.1.91
Published: 01 April 2019
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 38158–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.1.58
Published: 01 April 2019
... the Claudian Senate s craven rhetoric in the decree of fifteen million sesterces to the freedman Pallas). See also Leach s comments (1990: 16) on the rhetorical conventions [that] had HAYNES: Tyranny, Self, and Genre in Pliny s Letter 5.8 61 the crux of his several overt reflections on the literary...
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Classical Antiquity. 2018; 372321–350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.2.321
Published: 01 October 2018
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Classical Antiquity. 2018; 372267–320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.2.267
Published: 01 October 2018
... decreed ludi scaenici; when the Tiber then flooded medios ludos, such great fear of the wrath of the gods seized the city that the Senate appointed L. Manlius Capitolinus Imperiosus dictator clavi fingendi causa, reviving an old ritual reputed to have calmed down pestilence previously (dicitur...
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Classical Antiquity. 2017; 362236–287 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2017.36.2.236
Published: 01 October 2017
... of 374/3 BCE, discovered in the Agora excava- tions of 1986. This law, proposed by one Agyrrhios, decrees that tax farmers, col- lecting tax in the form of grain from the islands of Lemnos, Imbros, and Skyros, should transport the grain to Athens and should store it in the Aiakeion, which the city...
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Classical Antiquity. 2017; 362317–369 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2017.36.2.317
Published: 01 October 2017
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Classical Antiquity. 2017; 36152–103 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2017.36.1.52
Published: 01 April 2017
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Classical Antiquity. 2016; 352247–278 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2016.35.2.247
Published: 01 October 2016
... magnetic levitation begins, based on the historic temple of Serapis at Alexandria. It has an obvious link to the Timo- chares tale, being set in the same city. The Serapeum complex, built by Ptolemy III, was thoroughly destroyed by Christians around AD 391 following the Theodosian decrees. After this...
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Classical Antiquity. 2016; 3511–44 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2016.35.1.1
Published: 01 April 2016
... evi- dence with Dio s account of a senatorial decree of 38 BC forbidding the burning of bodies within fifteen stadia [i.e., two miles] of the city (Cass. Dio 48.43.3) to argue that the Esquiline was cleared of crematoria in anticipation of Maecenas adap- tation of the site as public gardens...
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Classical Antiquity. 2016; 35145–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2016.35.1.45
Published: 01 April 2016
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Classical Antiquity. 2015; 342252–295 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2015.34.2.252
Published: 01 October 2015
... month of Hecatombaion on the windy hill that is the Acropolis. The celebrations included a large-scale sacrifice and choregically funded competitions of male cyclic choruses, which Euripides evokes with his . . . 7 We know from an inscriptional decree that they also included a pannychis, and it is...