Murder Was Not A Crime

Author: Judy E. Gaughan
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292779925
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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Gaughan, Judy E., 1961–
Murder was not a crime : homicide and power in the Roman republic / by Judy E.
Gaughan. p. cm. — (Ashley and Peter Larkin series in Greek and Roman culture)
Includes bibliographical references and index. isBn 978-0-292-72111-1 (cl. : alk.
paper) 1. Murder (Roman law) 2. Homicide (Roman law) 3. Rome— Politics and
government—510–30 B.C. I. Title. Kja3397.g38 2010 345.37'6302523—dc22 ...

Producing Christian Culture

Author: Giles E. M. Gasper
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1317075439
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In addition, “homicide – when it appeared – was peripheral to offences that
required direct government involvement in part because the act of homicide did
not directly affect the government or those governing.” Judy E. Gaughan, Murder
Was Not a Crime: Homicide and Power in the Roman Republic, Ashley and Peter
Larkin Series in Greek and Roman Culture (Austin: University of Texas Press,
2010), 3, 6. By the 3rd century, one could bring charges of murder if one's
relatives (male ...

Enmity And Feuding In Classical Athens

Author: Andrew Alwine
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 1477302484
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Serving also as a nuanced introduction to the works of the Attic orators, Enmity and Feuding in Classical Athens is an indispensable addition to scholarship on Athens.

The Rhetoric Of Seeing In Attic Forensic Oratory

Author: Peter A. O'Connell
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 147731170X
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Today, all that remains of Attic forensic speeches from the fifth and fourth centuries BCE are written texts, but, as Peter A. O'Connell convincingly demonstrates in this innovative book, a careful study of the speeches' rhetoric of seeing ...

City Of Suppliants

Author: Angeliki Tzanetou
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292744579
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These conflicting views about Athens’ imperial rule found expression in the theater, and this book probes how the three major playwrights dramatized Athenian imperial ideology.

Public Spending And Democracy In Classical Athens

Author: David M. Pritchard
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292772033
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David M. Pritchard explains that, in Athenian democracy, voters had full control over public spending. When they voted for a bill, they always knew its cost and how much they normally spent on such bills.

The Restoration Of The Roman Forum In Late Antiquity

Author: Gregor Kalas
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292760787
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In The Restoration of the Roman Forum in Late Antiquity, Gregor Kalas examines architectural conservation during late antiquity period at Rome's most important civic center: the Roman Forum.

The Virtual Republic

Author: McKenzie Wark
Publisher: Allen & Unwin Academic
ISBN: 9781864485202
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A wide-ranging survey of Australian cultural life in the 1990s.

Epideictic Rhetoric

Author: Laurent Pernot
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292768222
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In Epideictic Rhetoric, Laurent Pernot offers an authoritative overview of the genre that surveys its history in ancient Greece and Rome, its technical aspects, and its social function.

Classics From Papyrus To The Internet

Author: Jeffrey M. Hunt
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 1477313028
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Writing and literature in antiquity -- Grammar, scholarship, and scribal practice from antiquity to the middle ages -- Classical reception from antiquity to the middle ages -- Classics and humanists -- Classical texts in the age of printing ...