Women Crime And Punishment In Ancient Law And Society

Author: Elisabeth Meier Tetlow
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9780826416292
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The ancient period of Greek history, to which this volume is devoted, began in late Bronze Age in the second millennium and lasted almost to the end of the first century BCE, when the last remnant of the Hellenistic empire created by ...

Women And Monarchy In Macedonia

Author: Elizabeth Donnelly Carney
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806132129
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In this groundbreaking work, Elizabeth Donnelly Carney examines the role of royal women in the Macedonian Argead dynasty from the sixth century B.C. to 168 B.C. Women were excluded from the exercise of power in most of the Hellenic world.

Organised Crime In Antiquity

Author: Richard Alston
Publisher: Classical Press of Wales
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What are states but large bandit bands, and what are bandit bands but small states? So asked St Augustine, reflecting on the late Roman world.

Spoken Like A Woman

Author: Laura McClure
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691017303
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In Spoken Like a Woman, the first book-length study of women's speech in classical drama, Laura McClure explores the discursive practices attributed to women of fifth-century b.c.

Women And Goddess Traditions

Author: Karen L. King
Publisher: Trinity PressIntl
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Goddess religion was widespread in the world of the Bible and is reflected in many biblical texts.

Hellenistic History And Culture

Author: Peter Green
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520203259
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History, like Herakleitos' river, never stands still. These essays share a collective sense of discovery and a sparking of new ideas—they are a welcome beginning to the reexploration of a fascinatingly complex age.