The Roman Household

A Sourcebook

By Jane F. Gardner, Thomas Wiedemann

© 1991 – Routledge

244 pages

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Paperback: 9780415044226
pub: 1991-03-14
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About the Book

With the help of a wide variety of source material, particularly legal documents and inscriptions, some of it made available for the first time in English, this book illustrates the activities associated with the household, demonstrating the different and frequently conflicting roles and moral values expected from its various members: male and female, old and young, freedman and slave.

About the Series

Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HIS002000
HISTORY / Ancient / General