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After all, the Athenian form of direct democracy essentially turned the justice system into a giant popularity contest in which several hundred or a thousand randomly selected citizens would judge your case.
Social capital could be worth more than its weight in gold in Athenian society.
Athenian sports paper Sport Day topped their front page with “Bankrupt Them” on Friday morning.Soccer Diplomacy: Merkel, Greece Near Critical Final Round on Debt|Barbie Latza Nadeau|June 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The 28-year-old Athenian sex worker is feeling the effects of austerity in a different way than most are.Prostitutes Are Scapegoated as HIV Panic Grips Athens|Barbie Latza Nadeau|June 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The estival solstice of Meton, the Athenian, corresponds with this day, in the 87th Olympiad.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
In like manner, Aristophanes could afford to trifle with the asseverations of his own Athenian audiences.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman
She sang the praises of Athenian literature and art and life; there was sanity and clarity, there was balance and serenity!Love's Pilgrimage|Upton Sinclair
But whoever, man or woman, caused a freeborn Athenian girl to enter one of the houses incurred the penalty of death.
Both faces bear the stamp of refinement and high breeding which mark them as belonging to the class of Athenian nobles.Greek Sculpture|Estelle M. Hurll