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  1. K. D. Irani & Morris Silver (eds.) (1995). Social Justice in the Ancient World. Greenwood Press.score: 78.0
    This edited collection focuses on the problem of social justice, or, more particularly, how the demand for social justice was articulated and implemented in ...
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  2. J. L. Berggren (1985). Geometry and Algebra in Ancient Civilization. Ancient Philosophy 5 (2):305-307.score: 78.0
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  3. Kevin Robb (2008). Ancient Greek Ideas on Speech, Language and Civilization. Ancient Philosophy 28 (1):243-251.score: 78.0
  4. Antony Black (2009). A World History of Ancient Political Thought. Oxford University Press.score: 78.0
    Early communities and states -- Egypt -- Mesoptamia, Assyria, Babylon -- Iran -- Israel -- India -- China -- The Greeks -- Rome -- Graeco-Roman humanism -- The Kingdom of Heaven and the Church of Christ -- Themes : similarities and differences between cultures -- General conclusion.
     
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  5. Henry Osborn Taylor (1915/1964). Prophets, Philosophers and Poets of the Ancient World. New York, F. Ungar Pub. Co..score: 78.0
    Chaldaea and Egypt.--China: duty and detachment.--The Indian annihilation of individuality.--Zarathushtra.--The prophets of Israel.--The heroic adjustment in Greek poetry.--Greek philosophers.--Intermediaries.--Jesus.--Paul.--Augustine.--The arrows are beyond thee.
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  6. Anthony M. Stevens-Arroyo (2012). Potential of Christianity for the Civilization. Revival in the III Millennium. On Spirituality. Ever Ancient, Ever New. Dialogue and Universalism 22 (2):115-132.score: 74.0
    The division of Christianity into two: Orthodox Christian and Western Civilizations by Arnold Toynbee should be understood to describe not a difference of creedal belief but different spiritualities. Christian spiritualities are the animating forces for the material disposition of religious resources and the motivation that patterns individual behavior. The past offers many examples of how spirituality provides discipline to believers to overcome conflictive social pressures and follow doctrinal obligations. The monastic orders recast the evangelical counsel to holding material goods in (...)
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  7. Catherine Osborne (2007/2009). Dumb Beasts and Dead Philosophers: Humanity and the Humane in Ancient Philosophy and Literature. Oxford University Press.score: 72.0
    The book is about three things. First, how Ancient thinkers perceived humans as like or unlike other animals; second about the justification for taking a humane attitude towards natural things; and third about how moral claims count as true, and how they can be discovered or acquired. Was Aristotle was right to see continuity in the psychological functions of animal and human souls? The question cannot be settled without taking a moral stance. As we can either focus on continuity (...)
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  8. Rushton Coulborn (1954). The Rise and Fall of Civilization:The Burden of Egypt: An Interpretation of Ancient Egyptian Culture. Ethics 64 (3):205-.score: 72.0
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  9. Xueqin Li & Guozhong Liu (2010). The Tsinghua Bamboo Strips and Ancient Chinese Civilization. Journal of Chinese Philosophy 37 (s1):6-15.score: 72.0
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  10. Polly Low (2005). D. Sansone: Ancient Greek Civilization , Pp. Xxiv + 226, Maps, Ills. Malden, MA and Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2004. Paper, £15.99, US$29.95 (Cased, £55, US$64.95). ISBN: 0-631-23236-2 (0-631-23235-4 Hbk). [REVIEW] The Classical Review 55 (01):354-.score: 72.0
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  11. Sandor Goodhart (1991). Black Athena: The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization. Volume I: The Fabrication of Ancient Greece, 1785-1985 (Review). [REVIEW] Philosophy and Literature 15 (1):145-147.score: 72.0
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  12. John Boardman (1966). S. S. Weinberg: The Stone Age in the Aegean. (Cambridge Ancient History, Revised Edition, Fasc. 36: Vol. I, Ch. X.) Pp. 68; 3 Maps. Cambridge: University Press, 1965. Paper, 8s. 6d. Net.F. H. Stubbings: The Recession of Mycenaean Civilization. (Cambridge Ancient History, Revised Edition, Fasc. 39: Vol. Ii, Ch. Xxvii.) Pp. 21. Cambridge: University Press, 1965. Paper, 3s. 6d. Net. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 16 (03):416-417.score: 72.0
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  13. Gordon Campbell (2005). The Greeks On Language D. L. Gera: Ancient Greek Ideas on Speech, Language, and Civilization . Pp. Xiv + 252. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003. Cased, £50. ISBN: 0-19-925616-. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 55 (02):477-.score: 72.0
  14. Sinclair Hood (1979). R. F. Willetts: The Civilization of Ancient Crete. Pp. 280; 25 Text Figures and Maps, 16 Plates, 23 Illustrations. London: Batsford, 1977. £10. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 29 (02):330-.score: 72.0
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  15. W. R. Halliday (1927). Rome at Work Ancient Rome at Work: An Economic History of Rome From the Origins to the Empire. (The History of Civilization.) By Paul Louis. Translated by E. B. F. Wareing, B.Com. Pp. Xiv + 347, Four Plates and Six Maps. London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner, and Co., Ltd., 1927. 16s. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 41 (06):238-.score: 72.0
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  16. Elizabeth Moignard (1991). Early Corinthian Vase-Painting D. A. Amyx: Corinthian Vase-Painting of the Archaic Period. 3 Vols. I. Catalogue; II. Commentary: The Study of Corinthian Vases; III. Indexes, Concordances, Plates. (California Studies in the History of Art, 25.) I, Xxv, 354; II, Xviii, 346 (Numbered 355–700); III, 106 (Numbered 701–809); Frontispiece in Vol. I; 143 Plates in Vol. III. Berkeley, Los Angeles and London: University of California Press, 1988. J. L. Benson: Earlier Corinthian Workshops: A Study of Corinthian I Geometric and Protocorinthian Stylistic Groups. (Allard Pierson Series – Scripta Minora, I: Studies in Ancient Civilization.) Pp. Vii + 87; 25 Plates. Amsterdam: Allard Pierson Museum, 1989. Fl. 89. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 41 (01):176-177.score: 72.0
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  17. John Boardman (1963). Cambridge Ancient History: Revised Edition. (1) F. Matz: Minoan Civilization: Maturity and Zenith. (Vol. Ii, Chs. Iv (B) and Xii.) Pp. 48. (2) V. R. D'A. Desborough and N. G. L. Hammond: The End of Mycenaean Civilization and the Dark Age. (Vol. Ii, Ch. Xxxvi.) Pp. 54. Cambridge: University Press, 1962. Paper, 6s. Net Each. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 13 (03):353-354.score: 72.0
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  18. J. M. Cook (1968). Pierre Devambez, Robert Flacelière, Plerre-Maxime Schuhl, Roland Martin: A Dictionary of Ancient Greek Civilization. Pp. 491; Over 400 Unnumbered Text Figures. London: Methuen, 1967. Cloth, £4. 10s. Net. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 18 (03):362-.score: 72.0
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  19. J. de Romilly & J. Ferguson (1980). Docility and Civilization in Ancient Greece. Diogenes 28 (110):1-19.score: 72.0
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  20. Elizabeth Moignard (1993). H. A. G. Brijder: Siana Cups, Vol. II: The Heidelberg Painter. Drawings Prepared for Publication by G. Strietman. (Allard Pierson Series, Studies in Ancient Civilization, 8.) 2 Fascs. Pp. 199; 22 Figures, 8 Tables; Pp. 5; 68 Plates. Amsterdam: Allard Pierson Museum, 1991. Fl. 335. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 43 (01):203-.score: 72.0
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  21. Jenny Strauss Clay (2006). Ancient Greek Ideas on Speech, Language, and Civilization (Review). Classical World 99 (2):194-195.score: 72.0
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  22. H. R. Hall (1907). The Discoveries in Crete The Discoveries in Crete and Their Bearing on the History of Ancient Civilization. By Prof. R. M. Burrows. London : Murray. Pp. 244. 5s. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 21 (08):237-239.score: 72.0
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  23. N. G. L. Hammond (1964). A Short Survey of Greek Civilization M. I. Finley: The Ancient Greeks. Pp. Xii+F 207; 24 Plates. London: Chatto & Windus, 1963. Cloth, 21s. Net. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 14 (01):80-82.score: 72.0
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  24. R. J. Hopper (1968). Aspects of the Ancient World Victor Ehrenberg: Society and Civilization in Greece and Rome. (Martin Classical Lectures, Xviii.) Pp. Xvi+106; 32 Figs, in 16 Plates. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press (London: Oxford University Press), 1964. Cloth, 32s. Net. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 18 (02):209-210.score: 72.0
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  25. L. Renou & T. Jaeger (1961). Book Reviews : Le Polytheisme Hindou by Alain Danielou (Paris, Correa, 1960) Pp. 597. Sources of Indian Tradition Compiled by Wm. Theodore de Bary, St. N. Hay, R. Weiler, A. Yarrow (New York, Columbia University Press, 1959) Pp. XXVII + 962. (Records of Civilization, Sources and Studies, Lvi.) Tales of Ancient India Translated From the Sanskrit by J. A. B. Van Buitenen (Chicago, the University of Chicago Press, 1959) Pp. XI + 260. [REVIEW] Diogenes 9 (34):128-138.score: 72.0
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  26. Oswyn Murray (1975). Awful Revolution James Paton Isaac: Factors in the Ruin of Antiquity. A Criticism of Ancient Civilization. Pp. Xxii+476. Toronto: Bryant Press, 1971. Cloth, $10. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 25 (02):279-280.score: 72.0
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  27. H. D. Rankin (1973). Review: Factors in the Ruin of Antiquity: A Criticism of Ancient Civilization, by James Paton Isaac, Published by Margaret Isaac, Toronto 1971. [REVIEW] Apeiron 7 (2).score: 72.0
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  28. Tom Abate (1994). Climate and the Collapse of Civilization Archaeologists Debate Over the Degree to Which Variations in Aridity Affected the Well-Being of Ancient Societies. Bioscience 44 (8):516-519.score: 72.0
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  29. Michael C. Astour (1985). Ancient Greek Civilization in Southern Italy. Journal of Aesthetic Education 19 (1):23-37.score: 72.0
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  30. Gerald Cadogan & R. F. Willetts (1981). The Civilization of Ancient Crete. Journal of Hellenic Studies 101:199.score: 72.0
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  31. Gordon Campbell (2005). Review: Ancient Greek Ideas on Speech, Language, and Civilization. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 55 (2):477-479.score: 72.0
     
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  32. M. Cary (1930). The Economic Life of the Ancient World The Economic Life of the Ancient World. By J. Toutain. Pp. Xxvii + 361. Six Maps. (The History of Civilization.) London: Kegan Paul, 1930. Cloth, 16s. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 44 (05):179-180.score: 72.0
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  33. Karl Christ (1969). The Minoan Civilization of Ancient Crete. Philosophy and History 2 (2):235-235.score: 72.0
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  34. Elizabeth Moignard (1999). P. H EESEN with H. A. U. B RIJDER , J. L. K LUIVER : The J. L. Theodor Collection of Attic Black-Figure Vases (Allard Pierson Series, 10: Studies in Ancient Civilization). Pp. 210, 51 Pls, 156 Figs. Amsterdam: Allard Pierson Museum, 1996. ISBN: 90-71211-26-. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 49 (01):299-.score: 72.0
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  35. G. Schepens (1991). War and Civilization, Reflections on the Ancient Concept of History. Revue Belge de Philologie Et D Histoire 69 (1):7-32.score: 72.0
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  36. Anthony M. Stevens-Arroyo (2012). Potential of Christianity for the Civilization. Revival in the III Millennium. On Spirituality. Ever Ancient, Ever New: Christian Spirituality in the III Millennium. [REVIEW] Dialogue and Universalism 22 (2):115.score: 72.0
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  37. Malcolm Schofield (1999). Saving the City: Philosopher-Kings and Other Classical Paradigms. Routledge.score: 66.0
    Saving the City provides a detailed analysis of the attempts of ancient writers and thinkers, from Homer to Cicero, to construct and recommend political ideals of statesmanship and ruling, of the political community and of how it should be founded in justice. Also, Malcolm Schofield debates to what extent the Greeks and Romans deal with the same issues as modern political thinkers.
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  38. Armand D'Angour (2011). The Greeks and the New: Novelty in Ancient Greek Imagination and Experience. Cambridge University Press.score: 66.0
    Machine generated contents note: 1. New, new, new; 2. Loosening the grip of the past; 3. The transformations of Kaineus; 4. Old and new; 5. Nothing new under the sun; 6. The birth of Athena; 7. Inventions of Eris; 8. The newest song; 9. Constructions of novelty; 10. So what's new?
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  39. Remke Kruk & Gerhard Endress (eds.) (1997). The Ancient Tradition in Christian and Islamic Hellenism: Studies on the Transmission of Greek Philosophy and Sciences: Dedicated to H. J. Drossaart Lulofs on His Ninetieth Birthday. Research School Cnws.score: 66.0
  40. R. U. Sayce (1963). Primitive Arts and Crafts. New York, Biblo and Tannen.score: 60.0
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  41. Giorgi Ugulava (2010). Saxelmcipos Mocqobis Antikuri Koncʻepʻciebi: Demokratiuli Atʻenidan Princʻipatamde. Logos.score: 60.0
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  42. Edgar L. Eckfeldt (2011). The Christian Legacy: Taming Brutish Human Nature in Western Civilization. Life Wisdom Books.score: 54.0
    A people divided -- Impact of science -- The physical world and its life forms -- Human beginnings -- Our animal instincts -- An inward look -- Emergence of civilization -- Flaws in civilizations -- Brutal despair in ancient Rome -- Persistent cruelty -- The search for ethics in antiquity -- Ecclesiastical search for ethics in Christianity -- The Gospel's ethical impact -- Ethical impact in multi-invaded Britannia -- Ethical impact in seeking freedom -- Rather humanitarian Britain -- Rather (...)
     
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  43. R. M. Pujari, Pradeep Kolhe & N. R. Kumar (eds.) (2006). Pride of India : A Glimpse Into India's Scientific Heritage. Samskrita Bharati.score: 48.0
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  44. H. C. Aurelius (2010). Das Feuer der Weisen: Philosophische Weltbetrachtung Aus Dem Reichtum der Antike. Die Blaue Eule.score: 48.0
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  45. J. C. A. Gaskin (2011). The Traveler's Guide to Classical Philosophy. Thames & Hudson.score: 48.0
    The idea of Hellenism : what the Greeks created -- The ideal of Homer and the ideas of the philosophers -- Cities and citizens : a gazetteer.
     
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  46. James Burnett Monboddo (1779/1977). Antient Metaphysics. Garland Pub..score: 48.0
  47. Richard Walzer (1945). Arabic Transmission of Greek Thought to Medieval Europe. Manchester [Eng.]Manchester Univ. Press.score: 48.0
     
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  48. Benjamin I. Schwartz (1985). The World of Thought in Ancient China. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.score: 42.0
    Examines the development of the philosophy, culture, and civilization of ancient China and discusses the history of Taoism and Confucianism.
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  49. Paul Cartledge (2009). Ancient Greece: A History in Eleven Cities. OUP Oxford.score: 42.0
    The contribution of the Ancient Greeks to modern western culture is incalculable. In the worlds of art, architecture, myth, literature, and philosophy, the world we live in would be unrecognizably different without the formative influence of Ancient Greek models. -/- Ancient Greek civilization was defined by the city - in Greek, the polis, from which we derive 'politics'. It is above all this feature of Greek civilization that has formed its most enduring legacy, spawning such key terms (...)
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