Women and the Law in the Roman Empire
A Sourcebook on Marriage, Divorce and Widowhood
By (author) Judith Evans Grubbs
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Women and the Law in the Roman Empire by Judith Evans Grubbs
Book DescriptionIt is widely recognized that Roman law is an important source of information about women in the Roman world, and can present a more rounded and accurate picture than literary sources. This sourcebook fully exploits the rich legal material of the imperial period - from Augustus (31 BCE - 14 CE) to the end of the western Roman Empire (476 CE), incorporating both pagan and Christian eras, and explaining the rights women held under Roman law, the restrictions to which they were subject, and legal regulations on marriage, divorce and widowhood.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415152402
(234mm x 156mm x 23mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 20-Jun-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Judith Evans Grubbs
Oxford Handbook of Childhood and Education in the Classical World, Hardback (January 2014)
The Oxford Handbook of Childhood and Education in the Classical World is a comprehensive and forward-thinking study of an expanding subfield in classical studies
Women and the Law in the Roman Empire, Paperback (June 2002)
This sourcebook fully exploits the rich legal material of the imperial period, explaining the rights women held under Roman law, the restrictions to which they were subject, and legal regulations on marriage, divorce and widowhood.
Law and Family in Late Antiquity, Paperback (January 2000)» View all books by Judith Evans Grubbs
A new and thought-provoking study of marriage and the law in late antiquity, looking particularly at the new legislation enacted by the emperor Constantine (reigned AD 307-337). Famously the first Christian emperor did his laws reflect Christian ideals, or pagan practice?
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