Pederasty and Pedagogy in Archaic Greece
- List Price: $21.00
- Binding: Paperback
- Publisher: Univ of Illinois Pr
- Publish date: 07/01/1998
- ISBN: 9780252067402
- ISBN10: 0252067401
Pederasty established bonds that William Armstrong Percy III argues were responsible for the rise of Hellas and the "Greek miracle": in two centuries the population of Attica, 45,000 adult males in six generations, produced an astounding number of great men who laid the foundations of Western thought and civilization.