A Companion to Families in the Greek and Roman Worlds

A Companion to Families in the Greek and Roman Worlds

Editor(s): Beryl Rawson

Published Online: 21 MAR 2011 07:29AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405187671

Online ISBN: 9781444390766

DOI: 10.1002/9781444390766

About this Book

A Companion to Families in the Greek and Roman Worlds draws from both established and current scholarship to offer a broad overview of the field, engage in contemporary debates, and pose stimulating questions about future development in the study of families.

  • Provides up-to-date research on family structure from archaeology, art, social, cultural, and economic history
  • Includes contributions from established and rising international scholars
  • Features illustrations of families, children, slaves, and ritual life, along with maps and diagrams of sites and dwellings
  • Honorable Mention for 2011 Single Volume Reference/Humanities & Social Sciences PROSE award granted by the Association of American Publishers

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Houses and Households

  2. Part II: Kinship, Marriage, Parents, and Children

  3. Part III: The Legal Side

  4. Part IV: City and Country

  5. Part V: Ritual, Commemoration, Values

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