Character evidence in the courts of classical Athens : rhetoric, relevance and the rule of law / Vasileios Adamidis
- Adamidis, Vasileios
- London : Routledge, 2017.
- Physical Description:
- viii, 235 pages ; 24 cm
- Introduction -- The archaic origins of character evidence : from Homer to classical Athens -- Incentives for wide use of character evidence in the Athenian legal system -- Greek ideas of 'character' -- Methods of providing evidence from character in Athenian courts -- Greek perceptions of 'personality' applied in the Athenian courts -- Purposes of character evidence in the courts of Athens : predominance of law or rhetoric? -- Conclusions.
- 9781472483690 (hardback : alk. paper) and 1472483693 (hardback : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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