Contains Isocrates' orations 4, 5, 6, 8, 12, and 14, as well as all of his letters Offers evidence on Greek moral views, social and economic conditions, political and social ideology, law and legal procedure, and other aspects of Athenian culture that have been largely ignored: women and family life, slavery, and religion The Athenian rhetorician Isocrates (436 - 338) was...more
Paperback, 332 pages
Published July 1st 2004 by University of Texas Press
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Isocrates (/aɪ.ˈsɒk.rə.ˌtiːz/; Ancient Greek: Ἰσοκράτης; 436–338 BC), an ancient Greek rhetorician, was one of the ten Attic orators. Among the most influential Greek rhetoricians of his time, Isocrates made many contributions to rhetoric and education through his teaching and written works.More about Isocrates...