Origin of city-state
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Earlier this month the Vatican announced the installation of free showers for the homeless in public bathrooms in the city-state.Pope Bids Refugees to EU ‘Bienvenido’; Europe Says ‘Non’|Candida Moss|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The city-state of Tel Aviv will sleep-party through the end of the two-state solution.
Yale should learn from the city-state, he and others have argued, not condemn it.Yale’s Singapore University Criticized For Free-Speech Restrictions|Alex Klein|July 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
That city-state rocked in the '90s, and banks sprung up like palm trees.
This mode of thinking follows the substitution of the city-state political organization of society for the kin-organization.An Introduction to the Philosophy of Law|Roscoe Pound
The question remains, Why did the city-state fail to save Greece from conquest by Macedon?
Among the Yoruba, for instance, Frobenius shows that religion and city-state go hand in hand.The Negro|W.E.B. Du Bois
Plato's thought was centered on the educational and moral needs of the city-state of Athens.An Introduction to the History of Science|Walter Libby
For we now have to leave the religion of the household, and to study that of the earliest form of the City-state.The Religious Experience of the Roman People|W. Warde Fowler