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Text expanded to include epigraphic evidence and full discussion of different types of dokimasiai. Bibliography updated to reflect current research.

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date: 19 January 2018

The term δοκιμασία and the related verb dokimazein were used in various Greek contexts to denote a procedure of examining or testing, and approving or validating as a result of the test.1 For Athens, ... More

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