"The papers presented in this volume originate from a symposium on Maintaining Peace and Interstate Stability in the Greek World, held at the Humanities Center at Harvard on May 9th 2009"
Introduction / Julia Wilker -- Building community across the battle-lines. The truce in Iliad 3 and 4 / David F. Elmer -- The border of war and peace. Myth and ritual in Argive-Spartan dispute over Thyreatis / Natasha Bershadsky -- Thucydides' theory of negotiation / Sarah Bolmarcich -- War and peace at the beginning of the fourth century. The emergence of the Koine Eirene / Julia Wilker -- Peace, common peace, and war in mid-fourth-century Greece / Polly Low -- Legalism and peace in classical Greece / Peter Hunt -- Persian diplomacy between "Pax Persica" and "zero-tolerance" / Maria Brosius