Alien Wisdom: The Limits of Hellenization by Arnaldo Momigliano PDF

By Arnaldo Momigliano

during this vintage examine of cultural war of words Professor Arnaldo Momigliano seems to be on the perspective of the Greeks to 4 diversified civilizations - the Roman, Celtic, Jewish and Persian - and analyses their cultural and highbrow interactions from the fourth to the 1st centuries BC. He argues that during the Hellenistic interval the Greeks, Romans and Jews shaped a distinct unique dating and successfully validated what till contemporary instances was once the traditional horizon of Western civilization.

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