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‘The polis falling apart: Aeneas Tacticus and stasis’

Maria Pretzler Orcid Logo

Brill’s Companion to Aineias Tacticus, Pages: 146 - 165

Swansea University Author: Maria Pretzler Orcid Logo

Abstract

Aineias Tacticus' work is an important source for stasis (civil conflict) in Greek city states of the classical period. This chapter investigates what the Poliorketika is telling us about the processes which trigger conflict in a small community under intense pressure.

Published in: Brill’s Companion to Aineias Tacticus
ISBN: 978-90-04-22351-6 978-90-04-35285-8
ISSN: 1872-3357
Published: Leiden Brill 2017
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URI: https://cronfa.swan.ac.uk/Record/cronfa31786
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Abstract: Aineias Tacticus' work is an important source for stasis (civil conflict) in Greek city states of the classical period. This chapter investigates what the Poliorketika is telling us about the processes which trigger conflict in a small community under intense pressure.
Keywords: Aineias Tacticus, Aeneas Tacticus, Stasis, Greek Polis
College: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Start Page: 146
End Page: 165