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A form of government in which citizens rule directly and not through representatives
A city with its own traditions and its own government and laws; both a city and a separate independent state
a formal split within a religious organization; any division or separation of a group or organization into hostile factions
Greek philosopher; socratic method--questioning; sentenced to death for corrupting Athens youth
Alexander the Great
king of Mcedonia who conquered Geece, Persia, Egypt, and the Indus Valley; his conquests spread Greek culture throughout parts of 3 continents
Made dictator for life in 45 BCE, after conquering Gaul, assinated in 44 BCE by the Senate because they were afraid of his power.
Greek city-state that was ruled by an oligarchy, focused on military, used slaves for agriculture, discouraged the arts
Roman Emperor (4th century A.D.) who promoted tolerance to all religions in the Roman Empire and legalized Christianity
Powerful city in Ancient Greece that was a leader in arts, sciences, philosophy, democracy and architecture.
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