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Petitions, Litigation, and Social Control in Roman Egypt

Benjamin Kelly

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199599615
eISBN:
9780191731525
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199599615.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

This book examines the contribution that petitioning and litigation made to the maintenance of the social order in Roman Egypt (30 BC-AD 284). It does this by exploiting the many hundreds of legal ... More


Hierarchy and Group Solidarity

Benjamin Kelly

in Petitions, Litigation, and Social Control in Roman Egypt

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199599615
eISBN:
9780191731525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199599615.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter examines cases in which people submitted petitions on behalf of other people, or on behalf of a group of which they were a part. It argues that the act of petitioning served to reinforce ... More


In the Orbit of Love: Affection in Ancient Greece and Rome

David Konstan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780190887872
eISBN:
9780190904579
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190887872.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, World History: BCE to 500CE

This book is about love in the classical world – not erotic passion but the kind of love that binds together intimate members of a family and very close friends, but which may also be extended to ... More


Philosophy of Education and the Later Hellenistic Polis

B. D. Gray

in Epigraphical Approaches to the Post-classical Polis: Fourth Century BC to Second Century AD

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199652143
eISBN:
9780191745935
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199652143.003.0015
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE, Archaeology: Classical

This chapter argues that citizens of later Hellenistic poleis took a much greater and deeper interest than their predecessors in controversies in the philosophy of education. This case is made ... More


Loyal Opposition

Ariel G. López

in Shenoute of Atripe and the Uses of Poverty: Rural Patronage, Religious Conflict, and Monasticism in Late Antique Egypt

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780520274839
eISBN:
9780520954922
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520274839.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, African History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter analyzes the relationship between Shenoute and the powerful of the world, in particular the representatives of the Roman state. It is argued that Shenoute attempts to win over his ... More


Collaborating

in A History of Trust in Ancient Greece

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226405094
eISBN:
9780226405117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226405117.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy

This chapter examines the protocols in ancient Greece that allowed citizens to act in groups or engage in collaboration. It argues that there were no significant internal hierarchies on Athenian ... More


Love and the State

David Konstan

in In the Orbit of Love: Affection in Ancient Greece and Rome

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780190887872
eISBN:
9780190904579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190887872.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, World History: BCE to 500CE

Love was commonly understood in classical antiquity to obtain among a small circle of family and friends. Could such affection be extended more widely so as to include an entire community and be the ... More


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