Mocking Authority: Aristophanes' Clouds and Democratic Authority
Western Political Science Association Conference, San Antonio, TX, April 21, 2011
22 Pages Posted: 12 Apr 2011
Date Written: April 21, 2011
This essay examines Aristophanes' Clouds as providing an alternative understanding of democratic authority.
Keywords: Authority, democracy, Aristophanes, Socrates, Athenian democracy
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