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English 273 - Greek Research (Oedipus): Ancient Athens

Ancient Athens

A view of the northwestern side of the agora of ancient Athens (Photo: Ekdotike Athenon SA, Athens)

A view of the northwestern side of the agora of ancient Athens (Photo: Ekdotike Athenon SA, Athens) 

 

ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS

1.  What values were prevalent throughout Greece's Classical age?

2.  How was the city of Athens governed?

3.  What did the Athenians do in their leisure time? What was their attitude toward art, architecture, theater, etc.?

 

eBooks

World Eras: Classical Greek Civilization  - "Leisure and Festivals"    (click on image to access)

World Eras, 2001

 

 

World Eras: Classical Greek Civilization - "Athens" (click on image to access)

 

World Eras, 2001

 


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