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Gymnastics of the Mind

Greek Education in Hellenistic and Roman Egypt

by Raffaella Cribiore

  • 335 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • History,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient Egypt,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • Classics,
  • Archaeology and Ancient History,
  • Education,
  • History / Ancient / Egypt,
  • Ancient - Egypt,
  • Ancient - Greece

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7759017M
    ISBN 100691122520
    ISBN 109780691122526


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This book is at once a thorough study of the educational system for the Greeks of Hellenistic and Roman Egypt, and a window to the vast panorama of educational practices in the Greco-Roman world.

Gymnastics of the Mind: Greek Education in Hellenistic and Roman Egypt. This book is at once a thorough study of the educational system for the Greeks of Hellenistic and Roman Egypt, and a window to the vast panorama of educational practices in the Greco-Roman world/5.

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