Edwin Carawan is Professor of Classics at Missouri State University. His publications include Rhetoric and the Law of Draco (OUP; 1998) and The Attic Orators (OUP; 2007) in the Oxford Readings in Classical Studies series.
Acknowledgements Abbreviations and Conventions 1. Introduction: Amnesty and Reconstruction 2. A Brief History of the Problem 3. Comparanda: Treaties and Decrees 4. The Evolving Agreement 5. Paragraphe and Civil Suits: Isokrates Against Kallimachos 6. The Homicide Rule and the Case against Agoratos 7. The Special Accountings and the Speech Against Eratosthenes 8. Andokides Defense On the Mysteries and the Amnesty Legislation 9. The Case against Socrates 10. The Case against Nikomachos and Rewriting the Laws 11. The Legacy of the Reconciliation 12. Conclusions and Defining Issues Bibliography Index