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 MSN Encarta - Pericles
bc), Athenian statesman, so influential in Athenian history that the period of his power is called the Age of Pericles.
Throughout his life he was conspicuous for his dignity and aloofness, but his eloquence, sagacity, uprightness, and patriotism won recognition from the majority of citizens.
Under the Delian League, established in defense against the Persians, the Athenians created a great naval empire and embraced, as equal or subject allies, nearly all the larger islands of the Aegean Sea and many cities to the north.
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Early empirical tendency, substituting physical explanation for myth (as in the insight that the rainbow is not a goddess, Iris, but the effect of sunlight upon water in the air).
He cautions strongly (in a surviving passage from his treatise) that one should not assert that that which is not exists, since it opens the way to destructive contradictions and paradoxes.
Rejected the idea that the physical universe could be explained by descent from one archaic element, but supposed an unlimited number: (flesh, for instance, comes from the qualities inherent in flesh, not from something else, and so on for all substances).
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 492 BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Centuries: 6th century BC - 5th century BC - 4th century BC
Years: 497 BC 496 BC 495 BC 494 BC 493 BC - 492 BC - 491 BC 490 BC 489 BC 488 BC 487 BC
This marks the start of the campaign which culminated in the Battle of Marathon in 490 BC.
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 495 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
495 BC Centuries: 6th century BC - 5th century BC - 4th century BC
Temple to Mercury on the Circus Maximus in Rome is built.
Zeno of Elea, Greek philosopher (+ circa 430 BC) (estimated date).
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He grew up under the leadership of Pericles (495-429 BC), saw the foundation of Athenian democracy and its corruption under the demagogues (429-422), its defeat by the Spartans (404 BC) and its collapse under the tyrants (404-403).
His defence of the law that the admirals each deserved a legal trial was interpreted by the mob as anti-democratic but he stood up for the law in even unpopular decisions.
It is is possible that the original Socrates shared many of the views expressed by his pupils, but several of his pupils reflect specific interests of their own although some of them presented their own philosophy as a direct development of his.
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Aeschylus of Athens, playwright (525 - 456 BC).
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 Zeno of Elea (495?-435? B.C.)
Zeno was born in the Greek colony of Elea in southern Italy around 495 B.C. Very little is known about him.
He was a student of the philosopher Parmenides and accompanied his teacher on a trip to Athens in 449 B.C. There he met a young Socrates and made enough of an impression to be included as a character in one of Plato's books Parmenides.
On his return to Elea he became active in politics and eventually was arrested for taking part in a plot against the city's tyrant Nearchus.
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 Zeno of Elea --¬† Britannica Concise Encyclopedia¬†- Your gateway to all Britannica has to offer!
He is especially known for his paradoxes that contributed to the development of logical and mathematical rigour and that were insoluble until the development of precise concepts of continuity and infinity.
There was a medieval tradition according to which the Greek philosopher Parmenides (5th century BC) invented logic while living on a rock in Egypt.
The story is pure legend, but it does reflect the fact that Parmenides was the first philosopher to use an extended argument for his views, rather than merely proposing a vision of reality.
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 Pericles
495?-429 BC The "glory that was Greece" reached its height in the 5th century BC, in Athens, under the leadership of the statesman Pericles.
He opened Athenian democracy to the ordinary citizen, he built the magnificent temples and statues on the Acropolis, and he created the Athenian empire.
Pericles was born in Athens in about 495 BC to a family of wealth and position.
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 Sophocles (c. 495-406 B.C.)
He saw the Persian wars and the Peloponnesian wars, the whole career of Themistocles, Cimon, Pericles, and Nicias, the rise and perfection of all the arts of poetry and form, and all the great Athenians between Aristides and Plato.
SOPHOCLES, the son of Sophilus, was born at Colonus, a village about one mile from Athens, in 495 B.C., five years before Marathon, and fifteen before Salamis.
He died just before the disastrous close of the Peloponnesian war.
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493 BC Centuries: 6th century BC - 5th century BC - 4th century BC
Years: 498 BC 497 BC 496 BC 495 BC 494 BC - 493 BC - 492 BC 491 BC 490 BC 489 BC 488 BC
Battle of Lake Regillus fought by the Romans
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 490s BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
490s BC 490s BC Centuries: 6th century BC - 5th century BC - 4th century BC
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 Articles - 498 BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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