Cities of the gods : communist utopias in Greek thought /

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Author / Creator:Dawson, Doyne.
Imprint:New York : Oxford University Press, 1992.
Description:1 online resource (viii, 305 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
Series:OUP E-Books.
Subject:Utopias -- History.
Utopian socialism -- History.
Communism -- History.
Philosophy, Ancient.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Ideologies -- Communism & Socialism.
Communism.
Philosophy, Ancient.
Utopian socialism.
Utopias.
Utopisch socialisme.
Politische Philosophie
Kommunismus
Utopia (história) -- Grécia antiga.
Filosofia antiga.
Comunismo (história)
Socialisme utopique.
Utopies -- Philosophie.
Philosophie grecque.
Utopie
Griechenland
Electronic books.
History.
Electronic book.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11161588
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ISBN:1423764528
9781423764526
1601298242
9781601298249
9780195069839
0195069838
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9781280525797
9780195361506
0195361504
9786610525799
661052579X
0195069838
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-300) and index.
Print version record.
Summary:This historical study of the theory of Utopian communism in ancient Greek thought identifies and assesses the reasons for the decline in Utopian traditions after 150 BC. The author examines the evidence of the survival of Utopian traditions; particularly their influence on early Christianity.
Other form:Print version: Dawson, Doyne. Cities of the gods. New York : Oxford University Press, 1992