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The Peloponnesian War and Culture - ANHS3608

Year - 2019

The Peloponnesian War dominates the Greek world in the second half of the fifth century BC. At the same time, throughout this period, we see art and culture flourish as never before. This unit of study aims to trace these two features and examine the relationship between them. It looks at the stimulus war provides to culture, and the way culture responds to war's anxieties. It also examines the position that the Peloponnesian War has occupied in western European thought.

1x2-hr seminar/week

1x4000wd class paper (50%), 1x1.5hr exam (40%), classwork (10%)


12 credit points at 2000 level in Ancient History


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Classics and Ancient History
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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