Results 1 – 15 of 15 DISCURSO FUNEBRE DE PERICLES 2¦ED by Tucídides; Varona Codeso, Patricia; Varona Codeso, Patricia and a great selection of related. Pericles’ Funeral Oration is a famous speech from Thucydides’ History of the Peloponnesian War. The speech was delivered by Pericles, an eminent Athenian . Discurso fúnebre de Pericles. Por Philipp Foltz ().

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Simon and Schuster pp. In his speech, Pericles states that he had been emphasising the greatness of Athens in order to convey that the citizens of Athens must continue to support the war, to show them that what they were fighting for was of the utmost importance. This file has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights. Where their system of democracy allowed them to have a voice amongst those who made important decisions that would affect them.

No, holding that vengeance upon their enemies was more to be desired than any personal blessings, and reckoning this to be the most glorious of hazards, they joyfully determined to accept the risk This page was last edited on 11 Decemberat Retrieved from ” https: See also PlatoMenexenus. You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the public domain in the United States.

Pericles’ Funeral Oration

All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from December Pericles Philipp Foltz Ancient Greece in history paintings. To help make his point he stated that dicsurso soldiers whom he was speaking of gave their lives to a cause to protect the city of Athens, its citizens, and its freedom.


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Because as they are described by Pericles, Athenian citizens were distinct from the citizens of other nations — they were open minded, tolerant, and ready to understand and follow orders. Retrieved November 26, The bones were kept for the funeral at the end of the year.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. You, their survivors, must determine discursi have as unfaltering epricles resolution in the field, though you may pray that it may have a happier outcome. That if anyone should ask, they should look at their final moments when they gave their lives to their country and that should leave no doubt in the mind of the doubtful. Thucydides and the Tradition of Funeral Speeches at Athens.

Pericles then turns to the audience and exhorts them to live up to the standards set by the deceased, “So died these men as becomes Athenians.

Views Read Edit View history. By using this site, you dw to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Thus, choosing to die resisting, rather than to live submitting, they fled only from dishonour Peter Aston wrote a choral version, So they gave their bodies[22] published in Thucydides’ Greek is notoriously difficult, but the language of Discursi Funeral Oration is considered by many to be the most difficult and virtuosic passage in the History of the Peloponnesian War.

The style is deliberately elaborate, in accord with the stylistic preference associated with the sophists. Thucydides says early in his History that the speeches presented are not verbatim records, but are intended to represent the main ideas of what was said and what was, according to Thucydides, “called for in the situation”.


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The Art of Abraham Lincoln”. The New York Review of Books. Although Thucydides records the speech in the first person as if it were a word for word record of what Pericles said, there can be little doubt that he edited the speech at the very least.

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At this point, however, Pericles departs most dramatically from the example of other Athenian funeral orations and skips over the great martial achievements of Athens’ past: Archived from the original on July 8, Several funeral orations disscurso classical Athens are still extant, which seem to corroborate Thucydides ‘ assertion that this was a regular feature of Athenian funerary custom in wartime.

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. Finally they were buried at a public grave at Kerameikos. University of Michigan Press. Democracy Usage on es.

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