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Unformatted text preview: Politics and Citizenship: Politics is derived from Polis Politeia, derivative of polis, means both citizenship and the rules of citizenship Polis, focus on the communal rather than the individual Active citizenship of the male citizen Real effect of citizen action on state affairs Time Consuming and need of free time Service of public office Attendance in political assembly The Persian War took mostly place between 500 BC and 479 BC. It started in 500 against the Persians with an uprising of the Ionian cities. The defeat of the Persians at Marathon Thermopylae and the 300 soldiers of Spartan General Leonidas Greek victory at Salamis and the Battle of Plataea, 479 BC Growing rivalry between Athens and Sparta The Delian league headquartered at Delos 446 BC: A 30 year peace treaty between Athens and Sparta Corinth, Sparta and a funeral oration by Pericles 421 BC: Another truce Trial of Socrates in 399 BC...
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2012 for the course HIS 210 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Syracuse.
- Spring '11