A World Full Of Emotions

Author: Angelos Chaniotis
Publisher: Onassis Foundation
ISBN: 9780981966656
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Emotions penetrate every aspect of our lives. Interwoven with memory, attention, cognition, and decision making, they determine our interpersonal relations, our private life, the public sphere, and religious worship.

Ates Gecitleri

Author: Steven Pressfield
ISBN: 9789758509133
Size: 62.12 MB
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Narrated by the sole survivor of the epic battle - a squire in the Spartan heavy infantry - Gates of Fire is a depiction of one man's indoctrination into the Spartan way of life and death, and of the legendary men and women who gave the ...

A Dictionary Of The Ancient Greek World

Author: David Sacks
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195112061
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A tendency to exclude groups on grounds of inferior birth was a deeply ingrained
aspect of Spartan mentality: as early as 700 B.C. (probably before Lycurgus'
reforms) a rejected group called "the sons of virgins" sailed off to found Sparta's
only major colony, TARAS, in southern ITALY. Sparta's extreme social conditions
created an unusual life for women, as well. Sparta was unique among ancient
Greek cities in the freedom it granted to its female citizens — this was partly due
to ...