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TITLE: The western tradition--Program 5: The rise of Greek civilization; Program 6: Greek thought [videorecording] / produced by WGBH/Boston in assoication with the Metropolitan Museum of Art: executive producer, Fred Barzyk.
SERIES: The western tradition ; 5 & 6
PUBLISHED: Santa Barbara, CA : The Annenberg/CPB Project, 1989.
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (30 min. each) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
NOTES: Two programs in one tape.
NOTES: Original copy.
NOTES: Program 5: The Rise of Greek Civilization; Program 6: Greek Thought.
NOTES: Produced by WGBH in association with the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
NOTES: Lecturer, Eugen Weber.
NOTES: The Rise of Greek Civilization (30:00) Democracy and philosophy arose from a collection of Greek cities at the edge of the civilized world. Weber discusses the ILIAD, the Odyssey, and the Polis, all central to Greek life, social organization, and thought. The Parthenon and the sculptures of Praxiteles are mentioned. Greek Thought (30:00) Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle laid the foundations of Western intellectual thought, and their ideas are still debated today. Also covered are the Sophists, the Peloponnesian War and changes in the Greek city-state.
NOTES: English.
SUBJECT: Philosophy, Ancient.
SUBJECT: Civilization, Ancient.
SUBJECT: Civilization, Classical.
SUBJECT: Civilization, Western.
ADDED ENTRY: Barzyk, Fred.
ADDED ENTRY: Weber, Eugen Joseph, 1925-
ADDED ENTRY: The Annenberg/CPB Project.
ADDED ENTRY: WGBH (Television station: Boston, Mass.)
ADDED ENTRY: Metropolitan Museum of Art (N.Y.)
ADDED ENTRY: Rise of Greek civilization (videorecording)
ADDED ENTRY: Greek thought (videorecording)

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