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    Herodotean Kings and Historical Inquiry.Matthew R. Christ - 1994 - Classical Antiquity 13 (2):167-202.
    This article seeks evidence of Herodotus's conception of his historical enterprise in the recurring scenes in which he portrays barbarian kings as inquirers and investigators. Through these scenes-involving most notably Psammetichus, Etearchus, Croesus, Cyrus, Cambyses, Darius, and Xerxes-the historian not only explores the character of autocrats, but also holds up a mirror to his own activity as inquirer. Once we recognize the metahistorical dimension of Herodotus's representation of inquiring kings, we can better understand the scenes in which these figures appear (...)
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    Ostracism, Sycophancy, and Deception of the Demos: [Arist.] Ath.Pol. 43.5.Matthew R. Christ - 1992 - Classical Quarterly 42 (02):336-.
    Several features of this compact passage have puzzled scholars ever since the discovery of the Aristotelian Constitution of the Athenians a century ago. First, did the Athenian Assembly really deliberate on all these disparate matters in the chief meeting of the sixth prytany, and if so, why? Second, why did it limit complaints against sycophants to a total of six divided equally between citizens and metics? Since the answers we give to these questions are fundamental to our understanding of basic (...)
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    War and Democracy Pritchard War, Democracy and Culture in Classical Athens. Pp. Xviii + 460, Ills. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. Cased, £65, US$110. ISBN: 978-0-521-19033-6. [REVIEW]Matthew R. Christ - 2012 - The Classical Review 62 (1):207-210.
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    Legal Self-Help on Private Property in Classical Athens.Matthew R. Christ - 1998 - American Journal of Philology 119 (4):521-546.
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    J. Crowley The Psychology of the Athenian Hoplite. The Culture of Combat in Classical Athens. Pp. X + 240, Ills. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Cased, £55, US$95. ISBN: 978-1-107-02061-0. [REVIEW]Matthew R. Christ - 2013 - The Classical Review 63 (2):502-504.
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    Greed and Injustice in Classical Athens (Review).Matthew Robert Christ - 2003 - American Journal of Philology 124 (1):146-149.
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    Speech-Making Bers Genos Dikanikon. Amateur and Professional Speech in the Courtrooms of Classical Athens. Pp. X + 159. Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard University Press, Center for Hellenic Studies, 2009. Paper, £11.95, €14.40, US$15.95. ISBN: 978-0-674-03203-3. [REVIEW]Matthew R. Christ - 2011 - The Classical Review 61 (1):50-52.
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    Athenian Democracy (K.A.) Raaflaub, (J.) Ober, (R.W.) Wallace Origins of Democracy in Ancient Greece. With Chapters by Paul Cartledge and Cynthia Farrar. Pp. Xii + 242. Berkeley, Los Angeles and London: University of California Press, 2007. Cased, £22.95, US$34.95. ISBN: 978-0-520-24562-. [REVIEW]Matthew R. Christ - 2008 - The Classical Review 58 (02):513-.
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    V. Bers (Trans.): Demosthenes, Speeches 50–59 . (The Oratory of Classical Greece 6.) Pp. Xxxii + 205. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003. Paper, US$22.95 (Cased, US$45). ISBN: 0-292-70922-6 (0-292-70921-8 Hbk). [REVIEW]Matthew R. Christ - 2005 - The Classical Review 55 (01):356-.
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    The Evolution of the Eisphora in Classical Athens.Matthew R. Christ - 2007 - Classical Quarterly 57 (01):53-.
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    Cartledge Ancient Greek Political Thought in Practice . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009. Pp. Xxiii + 169. £40. 9780521454551. [REVIEW]Matthew R. Christ - 2010 - Journal of Hellenic Studies 130:215-216.
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    Imagining Bad Citizenship in Classical Athens: Aristophanes'ecclesia^ Usae 730-876.Matthew R. Christ - 2008 - In I. Sluiter & Ralph Mark Rosen (eds.), Kakos: Badness and Anti-Value in Classical Antiquity. Brill. pp. 307--169.
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  13. History (R.H.) Sternberg Tragedy Offstage. Suffering and Sympathy in Ancient Athens. Austin: U. Of Texas P, 2006. Pp. 238. £26. 9780292714168. [REVIEW]Matthew R. Christ - 2008 - Journal of Hellenic Studies 128:225-.