6 7 Plutarch says "granddaughter" of Cleisthenes, 8 but this is chronologically implausible, and there is consensus that this should be "niece".Ruden, Lysistrata, 80 Plutarch, Pericles,.Ioannis Kakridis and Arnold Gomme were two scholars who debated the originality of Pericles' oratory and last speech.

Editorial Review This Article has been reviewed for accuracy, reliability and adherence to academic standards prior to publication.However, when Pericles took the floor, his resolute arguments put Thucydides and the conservatives firmly on the defensive.Paparrigopoulos, Aa, 221 Tracy, Stephen.

Diodorus, XII, 39 a b Plutarch, Pericles, V Plato, Gorgias, 455d Plato, Menexenus, 236a.Finally, Pericles proposed to reimburse the city for all questionable expenses from his private property, with the proviso that he would make the inscriptions of dedication in his own name.