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Title: Ancient History and the Classics from a Comparative Perspective
Subtitle: China and the Graeco-Roman World
Author(s): KIM, Hyun Jin
Journal: Ancient West & East
Volume: 14 Date: 2015
Comparative research in Classics and Ancient History is a relatively new phenomenon. At present, there is no coherent and systematic methodological paradigm for conducting such research, especially in the field of Graeco-Roman and Chinese comparative studies. This article explores the general state of comparative studies within the discipline of Classics and Ancient History, offers a methodology for conducting new research on Greece/Rome and China, and demonstrates the applicability and usefulness of such an approach.