someone whose reasoning is subtle and often a false truth
Greek philosopher accused of being a Sophist and corrupting youth.
philosopher before aristotle and a student of socrates who wrote down all of his teachings. He studied forms and wrote about an ideal technocratic government. hated democracy
the rational exploration of big basic questions
student of plato who believed that compromising democracy and oligarchy would be the best possible government.
Alexander the Great
young greek ruler who conquers a lot. parties a lot, then dies young. He was the leader of the Hellenistic Age
The Hellenistic Age
when Alexander the Great spread Greek culture throughout the world
They controlled Persia after the death of Alexander. Their king was one of Alexander's generals.
City in Egypt founded by Alexander the Great, center of commerce and Hellenistic civilization