Try actually looking at the comment in question. It was not commas that were left out, or anything else that changes meaning. Implying someone is illiterate because they chose not to bother with apostrophes where they are unnecessary, is like implying someone is poor because they chose not to buy something. But there is no evidence of illiteracy there or here- only evidence of a person not using punctuation.
Greek salad Traditional Greek tavernaintegral part of Greek culture and cuisine. Greek cuisine has a long tradition and its flavors change with the season and its geography.
Ancient Greek cuisine was characterized by its frugality and was founded on the "Mediterranean triad": Greece has a culinary tradition of some 4, years.
Culinary advice was influenced by the theory of humors, first put forth by the ancient Greek doctor Claudius Aelius Galenus. Wine production[ edit ] Greece is one of the oldest wine - producing regions in the world. The earliest evidence of Greek wine has been dated to 6, years ago   where wine was produced on a household or communal basis.
In ancient times, as trade in wine became extensive, it was transported from end to end of the Mediterranean; Greek wine had especially high prestige in Italy under the Roman Empire. In the medieval period, wines exported from CreteMonemvasia and other Greek ports fetched high prices in northern Europe.
Education in Greece The Academy of Athens is Greece's national academy and the highest research establishment in the country. Education in Greece is compulsory for all children 6—15 years old; namely, it includes Primary Dimotiko and Lower Secondary Gymnasio Education. The school life of the students, however, can start from the age of 2.
In some Vrefonipiakoi Stathmoi there are also Nipiaka Tmimata nursery classes which operate along with the Nipiagogeia kindergartens.
Post-compulsory Secondary Educationaccording to the reforms of andconsists of two main school types: These Institutes are not classified as an educational level, because they accept both Gymnasio lower secondary school and Lykeio upper secondary school graduates according to the relevant specializations they provide.
Students are admitted to these Institutes according to their performance at national level examinations taking place at the third grade of Lykeio. Additionally, students are admitted to the Hellenic Open University upon the completion of the 22 year of age by drawing lots.
Nea Dimokratia New Democracythe Greek conservative right political party, has claimed that it will change the law so that private universities gain recognition.
Without official recognition, students who have an EES degree are unable to work in the public sector. However, their academic status still remains a problem. The issue of full recognition is still an issue of debate among Greek politicians.
The Institute of Entrepreneurship Development iED is a Greek Non-governmental organization formed for the promotion of innovation and for enhancing the spirit of entrepreneurship intending to link with other European initiatives.
Greek people Alexander the Great also known as Alexander III, king of Macedon, was one of the most successful military commanders in history. The origins of Western literature and of the main branches of Western learning may be traced to the era of Greek greatness that began before BC with the epics of Homerthe Iliad and the Odyssey.
Hesiodthe first didactic poet, put into epic verse his descriptions of pastoral life, including practical advice on farming, and allegorical myths. The poets Alcaeus of MytileneSapphoAnacreonand Bacchylides wrote of love, war, and death in lyrics of great feeling and beauty.
Pindar celebrated the Panhellenic athletic festivals in vivid odes. The fables of the slave Aesop have been famous for more than 2, years. Aristophanesthe greatest author of comedies, satirized the mores of his day in a series of brilliant plays.
Three great historians were Herodotusregarded as the father of history, known for The Persian Wars; Thucydideswho generally avoided myth and legend and applied greater standards of historical accuracy in his History of the Peloponnesian War; and Xenophonbest known for his account of the Greek retreat from Persia, the Anabasis.
Outstanding literary figures of the Hellenistic period were Menanderthe chief representative of a newer type of comedy; the poets CallimachusTheocritusand Apollonius Rhodiusauthor of the Argonautica; and Polybiuswho wrote a detailed history of the Mediterranean world. Noteworthy in the Roman period were Straboa writer on geography; Plutarchthe father of biography, whose Parallel Lives of famous Greeks and Romans is a chief source of information about great figures of antiquity; Pausaniasa travel writer; and Luciana satirist.
The leading philosophers of the period preceding Greece's golden age were ThalesPythagorasHeraclitusProtagorasand Democritus. Socrates investigated ethics and politics. His greatest pupil, Platoused Socrates' question-and-answer method of investigating philosophical problems in his famous dialogues.
Plato's pupil Aristotle established the rules of deductive reasoning but also used observation and inductive reasoning, applying himself to the systematic study of almost every form of human endeavor. Outstanding in the Hellenistic period were Epicurusthe philosopher of moderation; Zeno of Citiumthe founder of Stoicism; and Diogenes of Sinopethe famous Cynic.
The oath of Hippocratesthe father of medicine, is still recited by newly graduating physicians. Euclid evolved the system of geometry that bears his name.
Archimedes discovered the principles of mechanics and hydrostatics. Eratosthenes calculated the earth's circumference with remarkable accuracy, and Hipparchus Founded scientific astronomy.
Galen was an outstanding physician of ancient times.The 'culture of Greece has evolved over thousands of years, beginning in Mycenaean Greece, continuing most notably into Classical Greece, through the influence of the Roman Empire and its successor the Byzantine skybox2008.com cultures and states such as the Persian Empire, and Frankish states, the Ottoman Empire, the Venetian Republic, Genoese Republic, and British Empire have also .
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Ethics or moral philosophy is a branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending, and recommending concepts of right and wrong conduct.
The field of ethics, along with aesthetics, concern matters of value, and thus comprise the branch of philosophy called axiology..
BibMe Free Bibliography & Citation Maker - MLA, APA, Chicago, Harvard. The Hollywood Reporter is your source for breaking news about Hollywood and entertainment, including movies, TV, reviews and industry blogs. Frank Ostaseski is a Buddhist teacher, lecturer, and author focusing on contemplative end-of-life care. His book is The Five Invitations: Discovering What Death Can Teach Us About Living Fully. It’s a lot more than “Seize the day.” We learn from the dying to push away nothing; to lose the.
Ethics seeks to resolve questions of human morality by defining concepts such as good and evil, right and wrong.