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The Gymnasium of Virtue

Education and Culture in Ancient Sparta (Studies in the History of Greece and Rome)

by Nigel M. Kennell

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Published by The University of North Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ancient - General,
  • History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9675689M
    ISBN 100807858749
    ISBN 109780807858745

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The Gymnasium of Virtue is the first book devoted exclusively to the study of education in ancient Sparta, covering the period from the sixth century B.C. to the fourth century A.D. Nigel Kennell refutes the popular notion that classical Spartan education was a conservative amalgam of 'primitive' customs not found elsewhere in Greece.

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Kennell. William J. Bennett has collected hundreds of stories in The Book of Virtues, an instructive and inspiring anthology that will help children understand and develop character — and help adults teach them. From the Bible to American history, from Greek mythology to English poetry, from fairy tales to modern fiction, these stories are a rich mine /5(20).

Ambrose explains how the delightful book of the psalms provides a true gymnasium for the soul with exercises to develop every virtue, and condenses all parts of the Old Testament – law, prophecy, and history and foreshadow the New Covenant as well, predicting as they do the passion and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

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For Aristotle, the essence of happiness comes from a life of virtue, which is defined as man having command over his thoughts and actions in pursuit of command over the rational and passionate functions of the soul and body.Editorial team. General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen BradfordCited by: