research data . Dataset . 2020

Analysis of combat fighting in Homer's Iliad

Flouris, Andreas; Petmezas, Stavros; Asimoglou, Panagiotis;
  • Published: 16 Sep 2020
  • Publisher: figshare
Abstract
This is a dataset containing the data from a textual analysis of Homer’s Iliad aiming to identify the main types of combat and the typical techniques, movements, and weapons used by combatants. This dataset has been previously posted by our group. We are re-posting the same dataset, as the earlier Figshare post included errors in the description of the file. The analysis included a careful study of the Iliad performed independently by two reviewers who were either study investigators or had an extensive background in classical studies. To eliminate inter-reviewer bias due to interpretation of ancient Greek, the textual analyses were performed using the Iliad tra...
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free text keywords: Archaeology, Iliad, Homer, combat, encounters, fighting moves, thematic analysis, textual analysis, bronze age, Trojan war, Troy, weapons, attack, ancient Greece, Greeks, Eastern Mediterranean, Late Bronze Age, warfare
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