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By Lene Rubinstein

ISBN-10: 351507757X

ISBN-13: 9783515077576

Synegoroi are widely recognized in Athenian legislations to have served as aiding audio system and aids to the most prosecutors inside a court docket. Lene Rubinstein argues that those humans have been an incredible a part of courtroom perform and social and political litigation, although principally missed in lots of past stories of Athenian politics. Her examine attracts greatly at the speeches of synegoroi, revealing their multi-functionality as witnesses, as co-speakers along the most prosecutor and as a part of a collaborative felony crew.

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42–44). Beare (1906): 131. They were developing epistemology: Parmenides already expressed doubts about the truth value of sense impressions (Plato Sophistes 242a; Sextus Empiricus Against the Mathematicians vii, 114 = 28B7 DK), while Empedocles defended them (Sextus Empiricus Against the Mathematicians vii, 125 = 31B3 DK). 20 On perfumes and plants see below on Theophrastus. On bad breath and body odour see final section. e. unprocessed) form of perception. As in so many cases in the DS, Theophrastus goes on to criticize specific points in Empedocles’ theory, including the notion of effluences in smell.

Beare (1906): 131. They were developing epistemology: Parmenides already expressed doubts about the truth value of sense impressions (Plato Sophistes 242a; Sextus Empiricus Against the Mathematicians vii, 114 = 28B7 DK), while Empedocles defended them (Sextus Empiricus Against the Mathematicians vii, 125 = 31B3 DK). 20 On perfumes and plants see below on Theophrastus. On bad breath and body odour see final section. e. unprocessed) form of perception. As in so many cases in the DS, Theophrastus goes on to criticize specific points in Empedocles’ theory, including the notion of effluences in smell.

Note that neither Plato nor the amulets mention the womb’s sense of smell. 38 (CMG 4, p. 151 Ilberg). 320 Kühn). See Green (1985: 50–52); King (1998: 223). 28 SMELL AS SIGN AND CURE IN ANCIENT MEDICINE capable of dividing smells into two categories: ill-smelling and sweet-smelling. Physicians lacked the vocabulary to describe in detail the scents and stenches of pharmacological ingredients and human diseases. For that reason, olfaction only played a small part in ancient diagnostic and prognostic practices, well behind touch and sight.

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