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The education of Cyrus

Xenophon

The education of Cyrus

by Xenophon

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Published by Dent, Dutton in London, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cyrus, King of Persia, d. 529 B.C.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesXenophon"s Cyropaedia.
    Statementtranslated from the Greek of Xenophon, by Henry Graham Dakyns.
    SeriesEveryman"s library. Classical -- no. 672
    ContributionsDakyns, Henry Graham., Stawell, Florence Melian.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA"4494"C5"1914a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 305 p.
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21048598M
    LC Control Number14001644

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    The Education of Cyrus by Xenophon is a book renowned in history as a useful tool in instructing leaders as well as illuminating the life of a noble king. It is also notable for another reason which lies in the title itself. The book focuses on the education of Cyrus, an education which Xenophon shows to continue throughout his life. Abstract. The US Army's Counterinsurgency Field Manual, Bremer's My Year in Iraq, and Xenophon's Education of Cyrus all consider problems of establishing a state. Bremer sees constitutions as fundamental, and the Field Manual emphasizes local security operations and effective governance to establish legitimacy.

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Book Description: Xenophon's masterpiece,The Education of Cyrus, is a work that was admired by Machiavelli for its lessons on known as theCyropaedia, this philosophical novel is loosely based on the accomplishments of Cyrus the Great, founder of the vast Persian Empire that later became the archrival of the Greeks in the classical age.

The Cyropaedia (or Cyropedia) is a partly fictional biography of Cyrus the Great, written in the early 4th century BC by the Athenian gentleman-soldier, and student of Socrates, Xenophon of Athens.

Xenophon, Cyropaedia Walter Miller, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. ", "denarius") book: book 1 book 2 book 3 book 4 book 5 book 6 book 7 book 8. chapter: chapter 1 chapter 2 chapter 3 chapter 4 chapter 5 chapter 6.

section: But when we reflected that 1 there was one Cyrus, the Persian, who reduced to obedience a vast number of men and. The title Cyropaedia derives from Greek, meaning "The Education of Cyrus".

Aspects of it would become a model for medieval writers of. Cyrus is raised in the regime of the Persians, where the laws look to the common good in all things. But he also spent time as a child in the kingdom of the Medes, which Xenophon paints as an education in tyranny.

Thus Cyrus’ education is a mixture of lawful pursuit of the common good, and tyrannical taking of all things for himself. Cyropaedia: The Education of Cyrus by Xenophon and translated by H. Dakyns and revised by F. Stawell. A very few words may suffice by way of introduction to this translation of the Cyropaedia.

Xenophon, it must be admitted, is not, like Plato, Thucydides, or Demosthenes, one of the 5/5(1). In The Education of Cyrus, Xenophon confronts the vexing problem of political instability by exploring the character and behavior of the ruler.

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The Cyropaedia (or Cyropedia) is a partly fictional biography of Cyrus the Great, written in the early 4th century BC by the Athenian gentleman-soldier, and student of Socrates, Xenophon of Athens.

The title Cyropaedia derives from Greek, meaning "The Education of Cyrus". Analysis Of ' The Education Of Cyrus ' Words 6 Pages Rohan Baishya HUEN – Dr. Brooks Short Paper #2 Due 03/20/17 In The Education of Cyrus, Xenophon addresses a critical query immediately in questioning how one can rule over human beings without opposition or .The account of Cyrus’s education and the portrait of his personal virtues and world-wisdom, In book 1, Cyrus the Great is born of Cambyses, king of Persia, and Mandane, the daughter of.Get this from a library!

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