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 &...

John Keane, University of Sydney The ancient Greek historian Herodotus once observed that Persian rulers indulged the habit of getting drunk when making important decisions. When sober and sensible next morning, their custom was to reconsider their decision, and either stick to it, or revise or...

John Keane, University of Sydney There’s a widespread belief that actually existing democracies are in the grip of a fast-paced world dominated by breaking news and all things instant. The following contribution sets out to question this belief. It takes readers on a time journey. It...

Date: Thursday 3 November, 6:30-8:00pm Venue: Fisher Library On December 4, 2016, Italy will hold a referendum. Italians must approve or reject a series of Constitutional changes aimed at reducing the size of the Italian Senate, simplify the Parliament legislative procedures, and improve the bureaucracy...

Anthoula Malkopoulou, Uppsala 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. The recall, a mechanism that allows citizens to...

This is part of the Democracy Futures Seminar Series, 6 October 2015 Co-hosted with the Electoral Integrity Project Download the abstract at here -------------------------------- John Keane, University of Sydney The following remarks on the future of elections sketch the ambitious scope of an exciting Sydney/Berlin research project launched last week at...

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