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Published: 26 March 2015

432 Pages | 40 illustrations


ISBN: 9780198713869

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Proxeny and Polis

Institutional Networks in the Ancient Greek World

William Mack

Oxford Studies in Ancient Documents

  • Offers the first comprehensive treatment in English of proxeny
  • Reconstructs the networks connecting the Greek city-states and their basis in political and economic interactions
  • Makes an important contribution both to the study of interstate institutions and the interpretation of the epigraphic record
  • Provides extensive translation of Greek text as well as the first systematic study of proxeny lists

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