Murder Was Not A Crime

Author: Judy E. Gaughan
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292721110
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Revealing the significant relationship between political power and attitudes toward homicide in the Roman republic, Murder Was Not a Crime describes a legal system through which families (rather than the government) were given the power to ...

Producing Christian Culture

Author: Giles E. M. Gasper
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317075420
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85 He does not, it must be noted, use uir, a masculine noun denoting a male
person. ... 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 ...

Reading Scripture As A Political Act

Author: Matthew A. Tapie
Publisher: Fortress Press
ISBN: 150640149X
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Judy E. Gaughan, “Power of Life and Death: Pater and Res Publica,” in 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, ...

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 ...

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.

Valorizing The Barbarians

Author: Eric Adler
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292726287
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In this groundbreaking new work, Eric Adler explores the degree to which ancient historians of Rome were capable of valorizing foreigners and presenting criticisms of their own society.

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.

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.