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A Handbook to the Reception of Thucydides (HCRZ - Wiley Blackwell Handbooks to Classical Reception)

A guide to the Reception of Thucydides deals a useful consultant to the reception of Thucydides, with a robust emphasis on evaluating and contrasting diverse traditions of studying and interpretation.

• provides an in-depth, complete evaluation of the reception of the Greek historian Thucydides

• beneficial properties own reflections by means of eminent students at the value and perennial value of Thucydides’ work

• gains an across the world popular forged of participants, together with tested lecturers in addition to new voices within the field

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This impact is bolstered via Churchill’s account of his early life and interval of army provider from 1874 to 1904. He tells us that in his remain in India he spent loads of time enthusiastically interpreting quite a few classical authors; the Politics of Plato and Aristotle are explicitly pointed out (1930: 112). regrettably we won't reconstruct an entire record of authors that Churchill was once interpreting in those years. One attention-grabbing piece of facts is a letter to Churchill dated September 28, 1896 from Dr.

Creation. Du Progrès des études historiques en France depuis le XVIe. siècle. ” Révue Historique 1: 5–38. Morineau, D. 1988. “La réception des historiens anciens dans l’historiographie française (fin XVIIème – début XVIIIème)”. Ph. D. diss. : Paris-IV Sorbonne. Nipperdey, Thomas. 1992. Réflexions sur l’histoire allemande. Paris: Gallimard. Payen, Pascal. 2001. “Hérodote et ses traducteurs français (XVIe–XXe siècles): histoire politique ou histoire des mœurs ? ” Euphrosyne 29: 9–28. Payen, Pascal. 2007. “L’autorité des historiens grecs dans l’Histoire ancienne de Rollin.

So is Thucydides’ temporal concentrate on the current easily effaced because the incidental consequence of his strategy? Is Arnold’s declare that Thucydides’ modern background doesn't percentage the issues of partiality linked to the style seeing that it used to be written accurately with the purpose of scrutinizing on hand resources? this is often at the least implied via the truth that Arnold’s intricate critique of latest heritage by no means mentions Thucydides to illustrate (1845: 101). despite the fact that, it doesn't exhaust Arnold’s dense and intricate relation with the traditional historian.

El Tucídides de J. F. de Heredia en el contexto cultural del siglo XIV. ” In Humanismo y Pervivencia del Mundo Clásico IV, vol. 2, edited through José María Maestre, Joaquín Pascual Barea, and Luis Charlo Brea, 941–56. Madrid: CSIC Press. Iglesias-Zoido, Juan Carlos. 2011. El legado de Tucídides en l. a. cultura occidental: discursos e historia. Coimbra: Instituto de Estudos Clássicos. Iglesias-Zoido, Juan Carlos and Victoria Pineda, eds. coming near near. choices of Historiographical Speeches from the Antiquity to the Renaissance.

My concentration is on vital members from the past due 19th century and the 1st 1/2 the 20 th: Max Weber and Sir Winston Churchill. they're either fascinating examples of the way the reception of Thucydides could and certainly did functionality; occasionally evidently, occasionally particularly covertly. therefore we have now nationwide contexts (German and English) in addition to diversified nation-states of labor, specifically the worlds of scholarship and politics. additionally, each one of those males turned accustomed to Thucydides in numerous methods and at varied occasions of existence.

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