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Unformatted text preview: - does not want to be part of Sparta city states- Delian League- Athens forms- imposed tax on the city-states- 431 404 B.C. The Peloponnesian War- Athens vs. Sparta- End of War: Athens lost empire, temporarily abandoned democracy - The Nomos Physis Crisis- Nomos- the nature of justice- the relation between justice and written law- Physis- nature- how things are naturally- Sophists- teachers that explored argument / debate- regards to religion- Are Gods natural or are they imposed by humans to create law?- regards to political organization- Do states come into being by divine ordinance (authority) or artificially human created- Sides on Nomos Physis- Nomos over Physis- Society is ruled by fundamental creation theory- people existed in a primeval state (paradise)- human beings evolved from inanimate matter...
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course HISTORY 101 taught by Professor Goldberg during the Spring '08 term at Sewanee.
- Spring '08