Animals in the Classical World (Innbundet)

Ethical Perspectives from Greek and Roman Texts

Serie: The Palgrave Macmillan Animal Ethics Series 

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Innbinding: Innbundet
Utgivelsesår: 2013
Antall sider: 234
Forlag: Palgrave Macmillan
Språk: Engelsk
Serie: The Palgrave Macmillan Animal Ethics Series
ISBN/EAN: 9780230276611
Kategori: Religion, historie og filosofi
Omtale: Animals in the Classical World
This sourcebook presents nearly 200 specially-translated Greek and Roman texts from Homer to Plutarch, revealing the place of the animal in the moral consciousness of the Classical era. Philosophical, historical, dramatic and poetic texts explore how animals were regarded in all aspects of ancient life, from philosophy to farming.

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