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Normalizing Illegality?: The Roman Jurists and Underage Marriage

Bruce W. Frier

in New Directions in the Study of Women in the Greco-Roman World

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190937638
eISBN:
9780190937669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190937638.003.0010
Subject:
Classical Studies, World History: BCE to 500CE

Although Roman jurists never accepted the idea that girls below the legal age for marriage (twelve years) could enter into a legitimate marriage, they did come to acknowledge that when such underage ... More


Introduction

Stuart A. Wright and James T. Richardson

in Saints Under Siege: The Texas State Raid on the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814795286
eISBN:
9780814795309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814795286.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book explores the issues arising from the paramilitary-style raid launched by Texas state police and the Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) on April 3, 2008, against the ... More


Children and Youth During the Gilded Age and Progressive Era

James Marten (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479894147
eISBN:
9781479804078
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479894147.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In the decades after the Civil War, urbanization, industrialization, and immigration marked the start of the Gilded Age, a period of rapid economic growth but also social upheaval. Reformers ... More


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