Tweaking the Real: Art Theory and the Borderline between History and Morality in Plutarch’s Lives

Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies. 2010;44(4):361-374


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Journal Title: Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies

ISSN: 0017-3916 (Print); 2159-3159 (Online)

Publisher: Duke University

LCC Subject Category: History (General) and history of Europe: History of Greece

Country of publisher: United States

Language of fulltext: English

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Christian Kaesser


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Time From Submission to Publication: 22 weeks


Abstract | Full Text

<span style="font-family: Times; font-size: medium;">Plutarch's methods in his biographical portraits are illuminated by ancient theory about the ethical force of art.</span>