Professor Dr. Antony P. Mueller
-- Ubi dubium, ibi libertas --
quinta-feira, 29 de setembro de 2016
Escravidão na Grécia antiga
10 Fascinating Facts About Slavery In Ancient Greece
How was it possible that slavery was so central in a society where individual freedom was so highly valued? This is one of the many paradoxes of ancient Greece . . . or maybe it’s not a paradox but a reflection of the fact that we can only value things based on contrast. Perhaps it was because of the fundamental role of slavery that ancient Greeks came to value individual freedom so much. This list presents 10 interesting facts linked to slavery in ancient Greece. 10 Slave Population There are no reliable figures available on the slave population in ancient Greece. Some scholars have made educated guesses, but the slave population varied significantly across different regions of Greece. Modern ...