The Composition of Aristotle's Athenaion Politeia : Observation and Explanation.

A critical analysis of Aristotle's historical document on Athenian democracy, which starts from the belief that the "Athenaion Politeia" does not fit any ancient genre. The author argues that Aristotle created a new genre and was not therefore inhibited by generic constraints of any k...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Keaney, John J.
Format: Electronic
Language:English
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1992.
Subjects:
Online Access:Click for online access
Description
Summary:A critical analysis of Aristotle's historical document on Athenian democracy, which starts from the belief that the "Athenaion Politeia" does not fit any ancient genre. The author argues that Aristotle created a new genre and was not therefore inhibited by generic constraints of any kind.
Physical Description:1 online resource (204 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-186) and indexes.
ISBN:9780195361407
0195361407
1280525843
9781280525841
Language:English.