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City and school in late antique Athens and Alexandria / Edward J. Watts.

By: Watts, Edward Jay, 1975-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2006Description: xii, 288 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0520244214; 9780520244214.Subject(s): Education, Ancient -- Egypt -- Alexandria | Education, Ancient -- Greece -- Athens | Alexandria (Egypt) -- Intellectual life | Athens (Greece) -- Intellectual life | Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.DDDC classification: 370/.0938
Contents:
Academic life in the Roman Empire -- Athenian education in the second through fourth centuries -- Prohaeresius and the later fourth century -- Athens and its philosophical schools in the fifth century -- The closing of the Athenian schools -- Alexandrian intellectual life in the Roman imperial period -- The shifting sands of fourth-century Alexandrian cultural life -- Alexandrian schools of the fifth century -- The coming revolution.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-279) and index.

Academic life in the Roman Empire -- Athenian education in the second through fourth centuries -- Prohaeresius and the later fourth century -- Athens and its philosophical schools in the fifth century -- The closing of the Athenian schools -- Alexandrian intellectual life in the Roman imperial period -- The shifting sands of fourth-century Alexandrian cultural life -- Alexandrian schools of the fifth century -- The coming revolution.

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