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Unformatted text preview: 1. acro = hill 2. polis = city 3. Acropolis = city on a hill C. just below the highest point, the central market place Agora D. most Greeks were farmers but preferred to live in town fellowship and social life E. towns were independent units due to physical barriers of the land F. walls were built around the town IV. Polis as a shared community A. Polis should be seen as people instead of a state B. Everyones duty to help the polis C. Everyone know the value of the farms, the process of the economy; thus everyone was needed D. Polis means the communal life of the people political, moral, cultural, religious, etc. E. Aristotle Man is a creature who lives in a polis....
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This note was uploaded on 01/17/2012 for the course HUMANITIES 2220 taught by Professor Elizabetheschbach during the Winter '08 term at Valencia.
- Winter '08