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articulation

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

1. In oral communication, control of the voice so as to produce clear and distinct sounds in speech.

2. (semiotics) Structural levels within semiotic...

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Making a business of time

Katherine Clarke.

in Making Time for the Past

March 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical History. 21876 words.

This chapter focuses on chronography, that is, the scholarly field which concerns the organization and articulation of time. It examines the extant fragments of the ancient chronographic...

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Introduction

Katherine Clarke.

in Making Time for the Past

March 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical History. 24365 words.

This chapter discusses different forms of temporal calibration and articulation, as well as the complementary nature of natural time and culturally-determined time. After introducing some...

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Making Time for the Past

Katherine Clarke.

March 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Book. Subjects: Classical History. 422 pages.

This book is about time and local history in the Greek world. It argues that choices concerning the articulation and expression of time reflect the values of both those who ‘make’ it and...

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Sicily and the Greeks: Apollo Archêgetês and the Sikeliote Network

Irad Malkin.

in A Small Greek World

November 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical History. 10141 words.

In contrast to Rhodes and its back-ripple effect, setting out from different origins, Greeks (Dorians and Ionians from different places) converged on Sicily, where they developed a...

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A Wholly Non-Aristotelian Universe: The Molossians as Ethnos, State, and Monarchy

J. K. DAVIES.

in Alternatives to Athens

December 2002; p ublished online January 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical History. 12167 words.

The history of the Molossians features all too rarely in the textbooks. Yet the increase in relevant epigraphic documentation, and the quality of loving scholarly attention which it has...

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Memory and Ancient Greece

Simon Price.

in Historical and Religious Memory in the Ancient World

March 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical History. 8716 words.

The relationship between memory and history is a productive zone in which the self-understanding of past peoples was formed. This chapter studies four contexts in which memories were...

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Re-imagining the Past

Edited by Dimitris Tziovas.

June 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Classical History. 448 pages.

Antiquity has often been perceived as the source of Greece’s modern achievements, as well as its frustrations, with the continuity between ancient and modern Greek culture and the legacy of...

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A Syncretic Antiquity in Translation

Alexandra Lianeri.

in Re-imagining the Past

June 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical History. 7084 words.

This chapter studies nineteenth-century Greek translations of Antigone as an articulation of Greek modernity’s dual link to antiquity and European political modernity. It explores how...

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Introduction

Daniel King.

in Experiencing Pain in Imperial Greek Culture

November 2017; p ublished online December 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical History; Classical Literature. 12342 words.

This chapter puts forward a new view of pain in the Imperial world. Hitherto, critics have focused on pain perception or a broad (and inherently vague) category of ‘suffering’. This chapter...

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Thucydides’ Predecessors and Contemporaries in Historical Poetry and Prose

Leone Porciani.

in The Oxford Handbook of Thucydides

May 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Ancient Greek History; Classical Reception. 8014 words.

The aim of this chapter is to discover, and to adopt, the perspective through which Thucydides himself observed the landscape of historical memory in the fifth century bce. In the complex...

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