Disease Prevention

City Walls and Epidemics in Ancient Greece: Things What Were/Weren't Protected

Lecture Description

We will look at the example of the city state of Athens in the 5th century BC, and consider what its ancient city dwellers wanted to protect as well as what they were unable to protect.

 

NOTE:

- No subtitles. This lecture was conducted only in Japanese.

Date:
2010-4-10
Target:
Visitors
Field:
History / Ethnology

Speaker

Yuzuru Hashiba

The University of Tokyo
Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology / Associate Professor

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