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The Resource Paideia : the world of the second sophistic, edited by Barbara E. Borg

Paideia : the world of the second sophistic, edited by Barbara E. Borg

Label
Paideia : the world of the second sophistic
Title
Paideia
Title remainder
the world of the second sophistic
Statement of responsibility
edited by Barbara E. Borg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
In the World of the Second Sophistic, the Roman Empire's Greek elite turned education, paideia, and knowledge of the Classical age into a vital factor in their struggle for political power. This book presents, for the first time, studies from a broad range of disciplines on various fields of life and on different media, in which this ideology became manifest
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
MEAUC
Dewey number
937
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English, German, and Italian
LC call number
DE86
LC item number
.P35 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Borg, Barbara
Series statement
Millennium-Studien zu Kultur und Geschichte des ersten Jahrtausends n. Chr. = Millenium studies in the culture and history of the first millenium C.E.,
Series volume
v. 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Greco-Roman
  • Sophists (Greek philosophy)
  • HISTORY
  • Civilization, Greco-Roman
  • Sophists (Greek philosophy)
  • Sofistiek
  • Paideia
  • Sofistas
  • Filosofia grega
  • Heidelberg <2003>
Label
Paideia : the world of the second sophistic, edited by Barbara E. Borg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Most of these papers originally presented at a conference on the "World of the Second Sophistic" held at the University of Heidelberg, March 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-454) and indexes
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
  • Frontmatter -- Table of contents -- Introduction -- Multiple identities in the age of the Second Sophistic -- Identities and empire: Local mythology and the self-representation of Aphrodisias -- Artemidorus and the Second Sophistic -- The geography of the Second Sophistic: Cultural variations -- Alciphron's letters as a sophistic text -- Horror and amazement: Colossal mythological statue groups and the new rhetoric of images in late second and early third century Rome
  • {u0260}Klassiker' im Gymnasion. Bildnisse attischer Kosmeten der mittleren und späten Kaiserzeit zwischen Rom und griechischer Vergangenheit -- Glamorous intellectuals: Portraits of pepaideumenoi in the second and third centuries AD -- Städtische Münzprägung und zweite Sophistik -- Athletics and paideia: Festivals and physical education in the world of the Second Sophistic -- Men, muscle, and myth: Attic sarcophagi in the cultural context of the Second Sophistic -- Aelius Aristides: A suitable case for treatment -- Aspekte öffentlicher Bibliotheken in der Kaiserzeit
  • 'Creating religious identities': Paideia e religione nella Seconda Sofistica -- Sophists and emperors: A reconnaissance of sophistic attitudes -- The Cretan lyre paradox: Mesomedes, Hadrian and the poetics of patronage -- Sophisten und Archonten: Paideia als gesellschaftliches Argument bei Libanios -- Backmatter
Control code
503443513
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 494 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110204711
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)503443513
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Paideia : the world of the second sophistic, edited by Barbara E. Borg
Publication
Note
Most of these papers originally presented at a conference on the "World of the Second Sophistic" held at the University of Heidelberg, March 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-454) and indexes
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
  • Frontmatter -- Table of contents -- Introduction -- Multiple identities in the age of the Second Sophistic -- Identities and empire: Local mythology and the self-representation of Aphrodisias -- Artemidorus and the Second Sophistic -- The geography of the Second Sophistic: Cultural variations -- Alciphron's letters as a sophistic text -- Horror and amazement: Colossal mythological statue groups and the new rhetoric of images in late second and early third century Rome
  • {u0260}Klassiker' im Gymnasion. Bildnisse attischer Kosmeten der mittleren und späten Kaiserzeit zwischen Rom und griechischer Vergangenheit -- Glamorous intellectuals: Portraits of pepaideumenoi in the second and third centuries AD -- Städtische Münzprägung und zweite Sophistik -- Athletics and paideia: Festivals and physical education in the world of the Second Sophistic -- Men, muscle, and myth: Attic sarcophagi in the cultural context of the Second Sophistic -- Aelius Aristides: A suitable case for treatment -- Aspekte öffentlicher Bibliotheken in der Kaiserzeit
  • 'Creating religious identities': Paideia e religione nella Seconda Sofistica -- Sophists and emperors: A reconnaissance of sophistic attitudes -- The Cretan lyre paradox: Mesomedes, Hadrian and the poetics of patronage -- Sophisten und Archonten: Paideia als gesellschaftliches Argument bei Libanios -- Backmatter
Control code
503443513
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 494 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110204711
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)503443513
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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