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.

Icons Of Horror And The Supernatural

Author: S. T. Joshi
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313337826
Size: 60.34 MB
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Offers entries on 24 of the significant archetypes of horror and the supernatural, from the classical epics of Homer to the novels of Stephen King.

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Through highly-informed readings on work ranging from Marx’s unpublished 1879–82 notebooks to his passionate writings about the antislavery cause in the United States, this volume delivers a groundbreaking and canon-changing vision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 ...

The History Of White People

Author: Nell Irvin Painter
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393079494
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A story filled with towering historical figures, The History of White People closes a huge gap in literature that has long focused on the non-white and forcefully reminds us that the concept of “race” is an all-too-human invention whose ...

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.