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 ...

Modern Peoplehood

Author: John LIE
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674013278
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Far from being transhistorical and transcultural phenomena, race, ethnicity, and nation, Lie argues, are modern notions--modernity here associated with the rise of the modern state, the industrial economy, and Enlightenment ideas.

Valorizing The Barbarians

Author: Eric Adler
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292744684
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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.

U S History

Author: OpenStax
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781680920369
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The text provides a balanced approach to U.S. history, considering the people, events, and ideas that have shaped the United States from both the top down (politics, economics, diplomacy) and bottom up (eyewitness accounts, lived ...

Acid Dreams

Author: Martin A. Lee
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 9780802196064
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This book for the first time tells the full and astounding story—part of it hidden till now in secret Government files—of the role the mind-altering drug played in our recent turbulent history and the continuing influence it has on our ...

Marx At The Margins

Author: Kevin B. Anderson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226019845
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Through highly-informed readings on work ranging from Marx’s unpublished 1879–82 notebooks to his passionate writings about the antislavery cause in the United States, this volume delivers a groundbreaking and canon-changing vision of ...