Stasis and Stability: Exile, the Polis, and Political Thought, c. 404-146 BC

@inproceedings{Gray2015StasisAS,
  title={Stasis and Stability: Exile, the Polis, and Political Thought, c. 404-146 BC},
  author={B. Gray},
  year={2015}
}
  • B. Gray
  • Published 2015
  • Political Science
Book synopsis: The continued vitality of the Greek city (polis) in the centuries after the Peloponnesian War has now been richly demonstrated by historians. But how does that vitality relate to the prominence in the same period of both civic unrest, or stasis, and utopian political thinking? In order to address this question, this volume uses exile and exiles as a lens for investigating the later Classical and Hellenistic polis and the political ideas which shaped it. The issue of the political… Expand