David M. Pritchard, Antichthon, 50 (2016) 50-69 DOI:10.1017/ann.2016.5 Sport and Democracy in Classical Athens* ABSTRACT This article addresses the neglected problem of elite sport in classicalAthens. Democracy may have opened up politics to every citizen, but it had no impact on sporting participation. Athenian sportsmen continued to be drawn from the elite....

Nick Couldry, London School of Economics and Political Science This article is part of the Democracy Futures series, a joint global initiative with the Sydney Democracy Network. The project aims to stimulate fresh thinking about the many challenges facing democracies in the 21st century. Just weeks after...

Shannon Brincat, Griffith University This article is part of the Democracy Futures series, a joint global initiative with the Sydney Democracy Network. The project aims to stimulate fresh thinking about the many challenges facing democracies in the 21st century. After his unexpected election win, the immediate question...

David M. Pritchard 2018 (under contract), ‘Naval matters in old comedy’, in Athenian Democracy at War. Cambridge (Cambridge University Press). NAVAL MATTERS IN OLD COMEDY 1. Introduction The depiction of sailors in old comedy was mainly positive. On stage Aristophanes valued sailors as highly as hoplites. He depicted...

David M. Pritchard A Companion to Ancient Education, First Edition. Edited by W. Martin Bloomer. © 2015 John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Published 2015 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc. / Chapter 6 / pp 112-122 Link to this article: https://www.academia.edu/9335496/David_M._Pritchard_2015_Athens_in_W._M._Bloomer_ed._A_Companion_to_Ancient_Education_112-22_Chichester_Wiley-Blackwell_ Athens 1. Traditional Education Typically, the later fifth‐century...

David M. Pritchard Greece & Rome / Volume 61 / Issue 02 / October 2014, pp 174 - 193 DOI: 10.1017/S0017383514000072, Published online: 12 September 2014 Link to this article: http://journals.cambridge.org/abstract_S0017383514000072 How to cite this article: David M. Pritchard (2014). THE POSITION OF ATTIC WOMEN IN DEMOCRATIC ATHENS. Greece &...

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