By Vasileios Adamidis
There has been a lot debate in scholarship over the standards settling on the result of felony hearings in classical Athens. particularly, there's divergence in regards to the volume to which judicial panels have been prompted via non-legal issues as well as, or perhaps rather than, questions of legislations. old rhetorical idea and perform committed a lot cognizance to personality and it really is this point of Athenian legislation which kinds the focal point of this booklet. shut research of the dispute-resolution passages in old Greek literature finds remarkable similarities with the rhetoric of litigants within the Athenian courts and therefore is helping to make clear the functionality of the courts and the basic nature of Athenian legislation. The frequent use of personality facts in each element of argumentation should be traced to the Greek rules of ‘character’ and ‘personality’, the inductive approach to reasoning, and the social, political and institutional constructions of the traditional Greek polis. in accordance with the author’s proposed approach to interpretation, personality facts used to be no longer a way of diverting the jury’s consciousness clear of the criminal matters; in its place, it was once a optimistic and proper manner of constructing a criminal argument.
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