ANCIENT GREEK CIVILI
ANCIENT GREEK CIVILI CLST 2101
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Date Created: 10/13/15
Ancient Greek Civilization Classical Studies 2101 Study Questions Required Reading Homer Iliad tr Lattimore Univ of Chicago Odyssey tr Fitzgerald Random House Sophocles Antigone in The T heban Plays tr Fagles Penguin Euripides Medea Q1 Hippolytus in Euripides 1 ed Grene and Lattimore Univ of Chicago Aristophanes Lysistrata tr Henderson Focus Herodotus The History Selections included in CoursePack Thucydides History of the Peloponnesian War Selections included in CoursePack For study questions on Homer see the study questions for Greek Epic For study questions on Sophocles Euripides and Aristophanes see the study questions for Greek Drama For study questions on Herodotus see the study questions for the Common Texts Below are the study questions for Thucydides History of the Peloponnesian War selections included in CoursePack 1 How does Thucydides introduce himself and how does he describe his method in Book I What is his view of the works of Homer and Herodotus 2 Describe the interpretation of early Greek history that emerges in Book I Who emerges as most powerful in the early Mediterranean world and why 3 Pericles39 Funeral Oration presents the Athenians own view of themselves at the height of their power What sort of community does Pericles describe What are the Athenians main virtues and strengths 4 Why does the moral order of Athens break down in the face of the plague Think of why Thucydides places his narrative of the plague directly after the Funeral Oration 5 What is Pericles policy in the war What is Pericles view of the Athenian empire Why did the Athenians grow resentful of Pericles Did he regret having led the Athenians into war 6 Analyze the speeches of Cleon and Diodotus in the Mytilenian Debate More speci cally a What is Cleon s account of the Athenian empire and the necessities it entails b What is Diodotus argument against punishing the Mytilenians for their rebellion 7 How does the moral order of Corcyra break down in the face of revolution Is the moral breakdown in Corcyra similar to the moral breakdown in Athens as a result of the plague 8 Between whom is the Melian dialogue held Who has the better argument the Athenians or the Melians Who has the better understanding of honor the Athenians or the Melians Who has the better understanding of equality Compare and contrast the Athenians in the Persian Wars and at Me
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