ANCIENT GREEK CONTRIBUTIONS
The civilization of Ancient Greece was one that spanned many years.
During this time, many Greeks excelled in a variety of fields. For instance, government, economy, philosophy, math, science, astronomy, economy,music and way more. The ancient greeks developed and innovated for hundreds of years from the 8th century BCE until around 600 CE. But most importantly, Greeks contributed art and politics to the lasting ideas in the Western civilization.
Ancient Greeks contributed politics to the lasting ideas in the western civilization. Many ideas of government originated in ancient greece. For instance, document 3 states “Our plan of government favors the many instead of the few; that is why it is called a democracy.” This quote is from the leader of Pericles and his famous Funeral Oration speech given to his Athenians in about 430 B.C.E. This contributed to the lasting ideas in the western civilization because