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Honor & Glory in the Iliad – MIT OpenCourseWare

Honor & Glory in the Iliad – MIT OpenCourseWare

an individual has gained increase the respect and influence he commands as well. Honor and glory were important to the ancient Greeks because social status was not fixed. Indeed, in the eyes of the Greeks “social status correlates closely with access to power, but does not fully determine it (Osborne, 155).” Positions of power were not