Combat Trauma and the Ancient Greeks

  • Editors
  • Peter Meineck
  • David Konstan

Part of the The New Antiquity book series (NANT)

About this book


This ground-breaking book applies trauma studies to the drama and literature of the ancient Greeks. Diverse essays explore how the Greeks responded to war and if what we now term "combat trauma," "post-traumatic stress," or "combat stress injury" can be discerned in ancient Greek culture.


culture drama Greece material culture Narrative

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-48560-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-39886-4
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