By Grace M. Jantzen
Foundations of Violence enters the traditional global of Homer, Sophocles, Plato and Aristotle to discover the family tree of violence in Western suggestion via its emergence in Greece and Rome. It uncovers origins of rules of demise from the 'beautiful demise' of Homeric heroes to the gendered distress of struggle, displaying the tensions among those that attempted to get rid of worry of dying through denying its importance, and people like Plotinus who seemed to a different global, looking existence and sweetness in one other realm.
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