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The Resource Cities of the gods : communist utopias in Greek thought, Doyne Dawson

Cities of the gods : communist utopias in Greek thought, Doyne Dawson

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Cities of the gods : communist utopias in Greek thought
Title
Cities of the gods
Title remainder
communist utopias in Greek thought
Statement of responsibility
Doyne Dawson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This historical study of the theory of Utopian communism in ancient Greek thought identifies and assesses the reasons for the decline in Utopian traditions after 150 BC. The author examines the evidence of the survival of Utopian traditions; particularly their influence on early Christianity
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
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Dawson, Doyne
Dewey number
335/.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HX806
LC item number
.D42 1992eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Utopias
  • Utopian socialism
  • Communism
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Communism
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Utopian socialism
  • Utopias
  • Utopisch socialisme
  • Politische Philosophie
  • Kommunismus
  • Griechenland
  • Utopia (história)
  • Filosofia antiga
  • Comunismo (história)
  • Socialisme utopique
  • Utopies
  • Philosophie grecque
  • Utopie
Label
Cities of the gods : communist utopias in Greek thought, Doyne Dawson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-300) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; 1. The Birth of Utopia; 2. The Platonic Utopia: A City Without the Household; 3. The Cynic Way: A Life Without the Household; 4. The Stoic Utopia: A World Without Households; 5. The End of Utopia; 6. The Ghosts of Utopia; Bibliography; Index
Control code
191948419
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 305 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610525799
Lccn
91035643
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191948419
Label
Cities of the gods : communist utopias in Greek thought, Doyne Dawson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-300) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; 1. The Birth of Utopia; 2. The Platonic Utopia: A City Without the Household; 3. The Cynic Way: A Life Without the Household; 4. The Stoic Utopia: A World Without Households; 5. The End of Utopia; 6. The Ghosts of Utopia; Bibliography; Index
Control code
191948419
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 305 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610525799
Lccn
91035643
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191948419

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