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The Greeks and their heritages / Arnold Toynbee.

Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1981.
ISBN 0192152564, 9780192152565, 0912152564

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Subjects Civilização grega.
Greece -- Civilization -- To 146 B.C.
Greece -- Civilization.
Greece -- History.
Grèce -- Civilisation.
Grèce -- Histoire.
Griekse oudheid.
História antiga (aspectos sociais) -- Grécia antiga.
História da grécia (vida cotidiana)
Description x, 334 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1981.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-320) and index.
Contents Preface -- Note on spelling -- I. The influence of heritages from the past -- II. The Mycenean Greeks' successes and failures -- III. The Hellenic Greeks' heritage from the Mycenean Greeks -- IV. The Hellenic Greeks' successes and failures -- V. The Byzantine Greeks' heritage from the Hellenic Greeks -- VI. The Byzantine Greeks' successes and failures: Economy ; The Byzantine Greek civilization's attractiveness and its limits ; Eastern Orthodox Christianity ; The incubus of the East Roman Empire ; The incubus of the Hellenic Paideia -- VII. The modern Greeks' heritage from the Byzantine Greeks -- VIII. The modern Greeks' heritage from the Hellenic Greeks -- IX. The modern Greeks' successes and failures: The change in the Greeks' attitude towards the west ; The Greeks' successful engagement in the economic life of the modern world ; The modern limitations of the Greeks' freedom of choice between forms of political independence ; The rise of autonomous local Greek communities during the decline of the Ottoman regime ; The impracticality of the 'great idea' ; The inevitability of the national state ; The Greek language's vicissitudes in the modern age -- X. Conclusion -- Appendix: The post-Mycenaean dark age -- Appendix I; Poúplios' Graeco-Syrian monastery -- Appendix II: Victimized patriarchs -- Appnedix: George Yemistós Plêthon's totalitarian Hellenism.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Greece
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7852061
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Toynbee, Arnold, 1889-1975.
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