Image manipulation and utopianism – Sparta’s legacies to modern Europe

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Abstract

Spartan tradition, both real and idealised, had a profound influence on such notable philosophers as Pythagoras, Plato, Aristotle, Diogenes the Cynic, Zeno of Cyttium and others [EDITOR’S NOTE: Zeno of Cyttium (c 340-265 BC) was the founder of Stoicism]. This is especially the case in terms of those who speculatively explored political theory and that which we would today refer to as utopianism and, by extension, the subsequent Western traditions that derive from their philosophies.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)20-39
JournalQuarterly Review: Ideas, Culture and Current Affairs
Volume3
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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