Compare and contrast Athens with Sparta. Consider each of the following aspects – political, social, economic and cultural, and be sure to find points of similarity as well as differences. Which elements do you think were the most important or characteristic?
The attitudes in Greek philosophy towards Athens and Sparta, as well as sympathies and actions comparable to those of Plato, can also be seen in the Twentieth Century.
Essay about Athens: The Superior Polis Compared to Sparta