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David Phillips


PROFESSOR


Contact Information

Email    PHILLIPS@HISTORY.UCLA.EDU
Office  5246 Bunche Hall
Phone  310-825-4715

Degrees

A.B. 1994, Greek and Latin, Brown University

A.M. 1995, Ph.D. 2000, Classical Studies, University of Michigan

Selected Publications

"Hubris and the Unity of Greek Law." In M. Gagarin and A. Lanni, eds., Symposion 2013. Vortraege zur griechischen und hellenistischen Rechtsgeschichte (Cambridge MA, 26.-29. August 2013) (Verlag der Oesterreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften/Austrian Academy of Sciences Press 2014), pp. 75-97

The Law of Ancient Athens (University of Michigan Press 2013)

"Archon," "Areopagus," "Draco," and "Solon." The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome (Oxford University Press 2010), vol. 1, pp. 225-226; vol. 1, pp. 226-227; vol. 2, pp. 448-449; vol. 6, pp. 351-353

"Hypereides 3 and the Athenian Law of Contracts." Transactions of the American Philological Association 139 (2009) 89-122

Avengers of Blood: Homicide in Athenian Law and Custom from Draco to Demosthenes (Historia Einzelschriften 202: Franz Steiner Verlag 2008)

"Trauma ek pronoias in Athenian Law." Journal of Hellenic Studies 127 (2007) 74-105

"Why Was Lycophron Prosecuted by Eisangelia?" Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies 46 (2006) 375-394

Athenian Political Oratory: 16 Key Speeches (Routledge 2004)

“The Bones of Orestes and Spartan Foreign Policy.” In G. W. Bakewell and J. P. Sickinger, eds., Gestures: Essays in Ancient History, Literature, and Philosophy Presented to Alan L. Boegehold (Oxbow 2003), pp. 301-316

Research

Greek history; Greek law

Current Courses by Term

2017 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations, Prehistory to circa A.D. 843

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of Greek City-State

Teaching Apprentice Practicum

Previous Courses by Term

2017 Summer Session

History of Ancient Mediterranean World

History and Monuments of Ancient Greece: Field Studies

2016 Winter Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2015 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations, Prehistory to circa A.D. 843

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of Greek City-State

2015 Summer Session

History of Ancient Mediterranean World

History and Monuments of Ancient Greece: Field Studies

2015 Winter Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2014 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations, Prehistory to circa A.D. 843

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of Greek City-State

2014 Winter Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2013 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations, Prehistory to circa A.D. 843

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of Greek City-State

2013 Winter Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2012 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations, Prehistory to Circa A.D. 843

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of Greek City-State

2012 Spring Quarter

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2012 Winter Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2011 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations, Prehistory to Circa A.D. 843

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of Greek City-State

2011 Spring Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2011 Winter Quarter

Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations, Prehistory to Circa A.D. 843

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of Greek City-State

2009 Spring Quarter

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2009 Winter Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of Greek City-State

2008 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations from Prehistory to Circa A.D. 843

History of Rome: To Death of Caesar

2008 Spring Quarter

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2008 Winter Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

2007 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations from Prehistory to Circa A.D. 843

History of Rome: To Death of Caesar

2007 Spring Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2007 Winter Quarter

Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations from Prehistory to Circa A.D. 843

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of Greek City-State

2006 Spring Quarter

Topics in Ancient History

Undergraduate Variable Topics Seminars: Ancient History

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2006 Winter Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

2005 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations from Prehistory to Circa A.D. 843

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of Greek City-State

2005 Spring Quarter

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2005 Winter Quarter

Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations from Prehistory to Circa A.D. 843

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

2004 Fall Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of Greek City-State

2004 Spring Quarter

Undergraduate Seminar: Ancient History

Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2004 Winter Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

2003 Fall Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of the Greek City-State

2003 Winter Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

2002 Fall Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of the Greek City-State

2002 Spring Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

2002 Winter Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of the Greek City-State

2001 Spring Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

Undergraduate Seminar

2001 Winter Quarter

History of Ancient Greece: Rise of the Greek City-State

2000 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Historical Practice

Previous Courses by Course

HIST 112D
History and Monuments of Ancient Greece: Field Studies

2017 Summer Session

2015 Summer Session

HIST 112B
History of Ancient Mediterranean World

2017 Summer Session

2015 Summer Session

HIST 113B
History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

2016 Winter Quarter

2015 Winter Quarter

2014 Winter Quarter

2013 Winter Quarter

2012 Winter Quarter

2011 Spring Quarter

2008 Winter Quarter

2007 Spring Quarter

2006 Winter Quarter

2005 Winter Quarter

HIST 201A
Topics in History: Ancient Greece

2016 Winter Quarter

2015 Winter Quarter

2014 Winter Quarter

2013 Winter Quarter

2012 Spring Quarter

2012 Winter Quarter

2011 Spring Quarter

2009 Spring Quarter

2008 Spring Quarter

2007 Spring Quarter

2006 Spring Quarter

2005 Spring Quarter

2004 Spring Quarter

HIST 113A
History of Ancient Greece: Rise of Greek City-State

2015 Fall Quarter

2014 Fall Quarter

2013 Fall Quarter

2012 Fall Quarter

2011 Fall Quarter

2011 Winter Quarter

2009 Winter Quarter

2007 Winter Quarter

2005 Fall Quarter

2004 Fall Quarter

HIST 1A
Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations, Prehistory to circa A.D. 843

2015 Fall Quarter

2014 Fall Quarter

2013 Fall Quarter

HIST 1A
Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations, Prehistory to Circa A.D. 843

2012 Fall Quarter

2011 Fall Quarter

2011 Winter Quarter

HIST 114A
History of Rome: To Death of Caesar

2008 Fall Quarter

2007 Fall Quarter

HIST 1A
Introduction to Western Civilization: Ancient Civilizations from Prehistory to Circa A.D. 843

2008 Fall Quarter

2007 Fall Quarter

2007 Winter Quarter

2005 Fall Quarter

2005 Winter Quarter

HIST 191A
Undergraduate Variable Topics Seminars: Ancient History

2006 Spring Quarter

HIST 115
Topics in Ancient History

2006 Spring Quarter

HIST 197A
Undergraduate Seminar: Ancient History

2004 Spring Quarter

HIST 116B
History of Ancient Greece: Classical Period

2004 Winter Quarter

2003 Winter Quarter

2002 Spring Quarter

2001 Spring Quarter

HIST 116A
History of Ancient Greece: Rise of the Greek City-State

2003 Fall Quarter

2002 Fall Quarter

2002 Winter Quarter

2001 Winter Quarter

HIST 197Q
Undergraduate Seminar

2001 Spring Quarter

HIST 99
Introduction to Historical Practice

2000 Fall Quarter