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Unformatted text preview: o At its height, Athens had 50,000 citizens o Quorum of 6,000 o Archons 10 men given a task Athenians did not trust human nature, and believed if anyone had a chance to cheat, they will. 10 people will assure that everyone stays honest o Board of ten generals and admirals, not chosen by lottery, elected o Jury system 501 men...
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- Fall '08