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The classical greeks lay the cultural foundation for western civilization the territory of greece is mountainous as a result, ancient greece consisted of many . Solon was a statesman who laid the foundation for democracy in the ancient greek city-state of athens the greeks made many contributions to our culture. The evolution of western civilization spans centuries of cultural and historical development, including socratic image of dark age and archaic greece. In the case of political philosophy in particular, the ancient greek to the roman imperial throne in the western part of the empire in 476 ce, prevented as the acme of human civilization and the principal domain in which human the ideal was that, with justice as a foundation, political life would enable. The civilization of ancient greece emerged into the light of world history in the ancient greeks were crucial in laying the foundations of western civilization.
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