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Greece Part 1
Ancient Greece Part 1
|the art of ancient Greece and Rome, in which harmony, order, and proportion were emphasized.
|a serious form of drama dealing with the downfall of a heroic or noble character.
|a humorous form of drama that often includes slapstick and satire.
|a war, lasting from 431 to 404 B.C., in which Athens and its allies were defeated by Sparta and its allies.
|a thinker who use logic and reason to investigate the nature of the universe, human society, and morality.
|a Greek city-state-- the fundamental political unit of ancient Greece after about 750 B.C.
|a fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city.
|a government in which power is in the hands of a hereditary ruling class or nobility.
|a powerful individual who gained control of a city-state's government by appealing to the poor for support.
|a military formations of foot soldiers armed with spears and shields.
|a series of wars in the fifth century B.C., in which Greek city-states battled the Persian Empire.
|"There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance."
|" Philosophy begins in wonder."
|"He who studies how things originated... will achieve the clearest view of them."