Download E-books Décadence romaine ou Antiquité tardive ? : IIIe-IVe siècle PDF

By Henri-Irénée Marrou

Décadence romaine ou Antiquité tardive ?Pour décrire les derniers siècles de l’Empire romain, Henri-Irénée Marrou oppose à l’idée de décadence celle, largement confident, d’Antiquité tardive. C’est en effet au cours de cette période que l’Europe lègue aux générations futures nombre des associations sur lesquelles repose encore son histoire.Dans ce petit livre posthume, l’auteur a magistralement résumé ses longues années de recherche et de découvertes. Il suggest une réflexion générale sur le passage de l. a. Grèce classique à l’Europe moderne, en abordant des thèmes aussi divers que le rapport entre l’art païen et l’art chrétien, l. a. grandeur de Byzance, le processus de christianisation.Henri-Irénée Marrou (1904-1977)Un des grands historiens de l’Antiquité tardive, spécialiste d’Augustin et de l’augustinisme, qui fut aussi critique musical sous le nom d’Henri Davenson. Il a notamment publié, au Seuil, L’Église de l’Antiquité tardive (1985) et Saint Augustin et l’augustinisme ("Points Sagesses", 2003).

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Download E-books Le Haut-Empire romain en Occident : D’Auguste aux Sévères (Nouvelle histoire de l'Antiquité, Volume 8) PDF

By Patrick le Roux

Nouvelle histoire de l’Antiquité

1. Jean-Claude Poursat, La Grèce préclassique. Des origines à los angeles fin du VIe siècle
2. Edmond Lévy, La Grèce au Ve siècle. De Clisthène à Socrate
3. Pierre Carlier, Le IVe Siècle grec. Jusqu’à l. a. mort d’Alexandre
4. Pierre Cabanes, Le Monde Hellénistique. De los angeles mort d’Alexandre à los angeles paix d’Apamée (323-188 av. J.-C.)
5. Claude Vial, Les Grecs. De los angeles paix d’Apamée à los angeles bataille d’Actium (188-31 av J.-C.)
6. Agnès Rouveret, Rome avant l’impérialisme
7. Jean-Michel David, La République romaine. Da los angeles deuxième guerre punique à l. a. bataille d’Actium (218-3 av. J-C.)
8. Patrick Le Roux, Le Haut-Empire romain en Occident. D’Auguste aux Sévères (31 av. J.-C.-235 apr. J.-C.)
9. Maurice Sartre, Le Haut-Empire romain. Les provinces de Méditerranée orientale d’Auguste aux Sévères
10. Jean-Michel Carrié, Aline Rousselle, L’Empire romain en mutation. Des Sévères à Constantin (192-337 apr. J.-C.)

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Download E-books Law and Ethics in Greek and Roman Declamation (Law & Literature, Volume 10) PDF

Historical declamation defies effortless categorization. It stands on the crossroads of numerous smooth disciplines. in simple terms in the earlier few many years the complexity of declamation and the promise inherent in its learn have emerge as famous. The booklet includes thirteen essays from foreign students, engages with the multidisciplinary nature of historical declamation, concentrating on the interactions in declamation among rhetoric, literature, legislations, and ethics.

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Download E-books The Invention of Love PDF

By Tom Stoppard

It is 1936 and A. E. Housman is being ferried around the river Styx, happy to be useless ultimately. The river that flows via Tom Stoppard’s The Invention of Love connects Hades with the Oxford of Housman’s formative years: excessive Victorian morality is lower than siege from the cultured stream, and an Irish pupil named Wilde is getting ready to burst onto the London scene. On his trip the elder Housman confronts the more youthful model of himself and his stories of the fellow he enjoyed his complete existence, Moses Jackson –– the good-looking athlete who couldn't go back his feelings.

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Download E-books Hesperos: Studies in Ancient Greek Poetry Presented to M. L. West on his Seventieth Birthday PDF

Martin West is well known as probably the most major classicists of all time. Over approximately part a century his courses have remodeled our figuring out of Greek poetry. This quantity celebrates his success with twenty-five papers on assorted parts of the topic which he has illuminated, written by means of exclusive students from 4 continents. it's also West's Balzan Prize recognition speech, 'Forward into the Past', within which he explains his method of literary scholarship, and a whole bibliography of his educational publications.

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Download E-books Histoire de l'éducation dans l'Antiquité, tome 2 PDF

By Henri-Irénée Marrou

Histoire de l'éducation dans l'Antiquité2. Le monde romain« L'éducation homérique, l'éducation spartiate, los angeles pédérastie en tant qu'éducation, l'ancienne éducation athénienne, and so on. Autant d'ensembles bien centrés sur un problème vivant. Rien de stéréotypé. Beaucoup de grosses questions abordées et, sinon résolues, du moins discutées avec pénétration. Pas de pédantisme. Un réel et solide savoir. Le consistent souci de fournir au lecteur le moyen d'en vérifier les resources. D'un mot, un livre éclairant. Capital pour qui veut comprendre, en profondeur, les sociétés de l'Antiquité classique. »Lucien FebvreHenri-Irénée Marrou (1904-1977)Un des grands historiens de l'Antiquité tardive, spécialiste d'Augustin et de l'augustinisme, qui fut aussi critique musical sous le nom d'Henri Davenson. Il a notamment publié, au Seuil, L'Eglise de l'Antiquité tardive (1985) et Saint Augustin et l'augustinisme (2003).

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Download E-books Sextus Empiricus and Ancient Physics PDF

The 2 books of Sextus Empiricus' opposed to the Physicists haven't got a lot recognition of their personal correct, as sustained and methodical specimens of sceptical philosophy. This quantity redresses the stability by means of supplying a sequence of in-depth reports on them, focusing particularly on their total argumentative constitution and at the a number of ways that their formal positive factors relate to their contents, exhibiting how Sextus' strategies differ from one part to the opposite, and throwing new mild at the means he used to be utilizing his resources. It follows Sextus' personal department of those books into 9 successive issues, particularly god, reason, wholes and elements, physique, position, movement, time, quantity, coming-to-be and passing-away. those 9 chapters are preceded through an creation which discusses a few common beneficial properties of Sextus' scepticism and hyperlinks the conclusions of this quantity to a few contemporary discussions at the scope of old scepticism.

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Download E-books Neoplatonism (Ancient Philosophies) PDF

By Pauliina Remes

Although Neoplatonism has lengthy been studied, until eventually lately many had disregarded this complicated procedure of principles as extra mystical than philosophical. contemporary study, despite the fact that, has supplied a brand new point of view in this hugely influential institution of inspiration, which flourished within the pagan global of Greece and Rome up via past due antiquity. Pauliina Remes's lucid, complete, and up to date advent reassesses Neoplatonism's philosophical credentials, from its founding via Plotinus (204-70, C.E.) throughout the closure of Plato's Academy in 529. utilizing an obtainable, thematic process, she explores the tips of prime Neoplatonists similar to Porphyry, Iamblichus, Proclus, Simplicius, and Damascius, in addition to much less famous thinkers. She situates their rules along classical Platonism, Stoicism, and the neo-Pythagoreans in addition to different highbrow routine of the time, together with Gnosticism, Judaism, and Christianity. She additionally considers Neoplatonism's enduring legacy within the heritage of philosophical notion, offering a gateway to Neoplatonism for modern readers.

Copub: Acumen Publishing Limited

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Download E-books Redefining Dionysos (Mythoseikonpoiesis) PDF

This booklet contributes to the knowledge of Dionysos, the Greek god of wine, dancing, theatre and ecstasy, through placing jointly 30 stories of classical students. They mix the research of particular cases of specific dimensions of the god in cult, fable, literature and iconography, with common visions of Dionysos in antiquity and smooth occasions. merely from the mix of other views will we take hold of the complicated character of Dionysos, and the varieties of his presence in several cults, literary genres, and inventive types, from Mycenaean instances to overdue antiquity.

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Download E-books Reading Ancient Slavery PDF

Evidence with regards to the 'real international' of antiquity - inscriptions, historiography and felony speeches - has ruled experiences of historical Greek and Roman slavery, even supposing offering few direct debts through slaves in their subjective studies. but the imaginitive fictions produced through the traditional psyche in its literature and paintings supply many representations and discussions of what it felt wish to be a slave. This quantity offers a sustained dialogue of the speculation and perform of dealing with historic poetry and photographs on the way to increase our realizing of ways that slavery was once skilled via either slaves and their vendors within the historical global. Twelve essays by means of a global crew of experts enhance a number of theoretical positions, interpreting practices and interpretive concepts for recuperating the mental, emotional and social impression of historical slavery from Homer, Aristotle, Greek drama, visible photos, Roman poetry and imperial Roman dream interpretation.

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