4 edition of Roman Social History (Classical Foundations) found in the catalog.
December 14, 2001 by Routledge .
Written in English
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Shelton, Jo Ann. As the Romans Did: A Source Book in Roman Social History, 1st ed. New York: Oxford University Press, Pp. xix; ISBN Shelton has amassed a wealth of information from primary sources into a single by: As the Romans Did: A Sourcebook in Roman Social History, 2nd Edition 2nd Edition.
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Read this book on Questia. An anthology of translations from Latin and Greek source materials, As the Romans Did offers a highly revealing look at everyday Roman life, providing clear, lively translations of a fascinating array of documents--from personal letters, farming manuals, medical texts, and recipes, to poetry, graffiti, and tombstone inscriptions.
This Sourcebook contains a comprehensive collection of sources on the topic of the social history of the Roman world during the late Republic and the first two centuries AD.
Designed to form the basis for courses in Roman social history, this excellent resource covers original translations from sources such as inscriptions, papyri, and legal texts. Wide-ranging and lively, the second edition of As the Romans Did offers the most lucid account available of Roman life in all its diversity.
Ideal for courses in Ancient Roman History, Social History of Rome, Roman Civilization, and Classics, it /5(7). As the Romans Did Sourcebook in Roman Social History.
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Required reading for all Roman civilization courses at the University of Pittsburgh."--Warren Dawkins, University of Pittsburgh "This is by far the best sourcebook for any course touching upon /5(49). Reading list for Roman history.
A Sourcebook in Roman Social History 2nd ed. Shelton, Jo-Ann, ed. New York: Oxford University Press. Suzanne Dixon presents an in-depth study of the woman who perhaps represented the ideal of the Roman matrona more than any other. This book mentions Nova Roma on page The history of the Roman Empire covers the history of ancient Rome from the fall of the Roman Republic in 27 BC until the abdication of Romulus Augustulus in AD in the West, and the Fall of Constantinople in the East.
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Table of Contents. Preview. Roman social history: a sourcebook assembles a diverse collection of Latin and Greek sources ranging from the well-known and easily accessible, such as Seneca’s Letters and excerpts from the Digest, to the more obscure, including medical treatises of Galen and homilies of John Chrysostom, in addition to a valuable selection of inscriptions and papyri.
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Roman society was clearly hierarchical, with legally defined privileges allotted to different classes and countless informal differences in attitudes toward the classes in everyday life. In ancient Rome the population was divided into two groups: patricians and plebeians.
The patrician class were the descendants of the most ancient and powerful. The society was clearly patriarchal from an early stage and would continue along those same lines through the history of the Roman Republic ( BE) and Roman Empire (27 BCE CE in the west, CE in the east).
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