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Law and Society in Classical Athens

by Richard Garner

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Published by Croom Helm, Ltd. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Government - Comparative,
  • Ancient Law,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Law, Greek,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9603864M
    ISBN 100709938470
    ISBN 109780709938477

      This illuminating book develops a view of classical Athenian society that emphasizes the study of social control as the dynamic interplay of legal and social norms within the context of ideology and COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

      Law, Violence, and Community in Classical Athens by David Cohen, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(5).   This volume brings together essays on Athenian law by Edward M. Harris, who challenges much of the recent scholarship on this topic. Presenting a balanced analysis of the legal system in ancient Athens, Harris stresses the importance of substantive issues and their contribution to our understanding of different types of legal procedures. He combines careful philological analysis with .

    This volume brings together essays on Athenian law by Edward M. Harris, who challenges much of the recent scholarship on this topic. Presenting a balanced analysis of the legal system in ancient Athens, Harris stresses the importance of substantive issues and their contribution to our Price: $ Character evidence in the courts of classical Athens: rhetoric, relevance and the rule of law / Vasileios Adamidis. KL A33 Democracy and the rule of law in classical Athens: essays on law, society, and politics / Edward M. Harris.


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Law and Society in Classical Athens, first published intraces the development of legal thought and its relation to Athenian values. Previously Athens’ courts have been regarded as chaotic, isolated from the rest of society and even by: The Law of Ancient Athens (Law And Society In The Ancient World) David Phillips.

out of 5 stars 2. Kindle Edition. $ The Cambridge Companion to Ancient Greek Law (Cambridge Companions to the Ancient World) Michael Gagarin.

out of 5 stars 1. Kindle Edition. $Cited by: "David Cohen's Law, Sexuality, and Society is an ambitious and broad-ranging attempt to disentangle the relation of classical Athenian law and society in the particularly fraught areas of adultery, homosexuality, and (to a lesser extent) religion."Cited by: Law & society in classical Athens.

[Richard Garner] -- The aim of this book is to situate the Athenian legal system within the general context of Greek thought on. The Greek is always translated, making the book accessible to a wider readership. Kapparis provides a helpful introduction to the legal background of classical Athenian society for students of Ancient History and Classics, but one perhaps should not yet leave aside MacDowell’s classic The Law in Classical Athens.

Notes. The Law in Classical Athens book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. I took a college seminar class on Ancient Greek Law and this was the primary class text used. The book does not stand on its own and shouldn't be read by people with only a general interest in Greek history.

It is a decent starting off point for /5. The Law of Ancient Athens is, as David Phillips rightly claims in his Preface, ‘the first book of its type and scale to be published in English’.

Its purpose is to present, for the widest possible readership, the main literary and epigraphical sources of Athenian law in the archaic and classical periods. This book examines the legal regulation of violence and the role of litigation in Athenian society.

Using comparative anthropological and historical perspectives, David Cohen challenges traditional evolutionary and functionalist accounts of the development of legal process.

Examining Athenian theories of social conflict and the rule of law, as well as actual litigation involving the regulation. Law and Justice in the Courts of Classical Athens member of the Harvard Society of Fellows, she holds a law degree from Yale Law School and a Ph.D.

in ancient history from the University of Michigan. She is a This book, which began as a dissertation at the University of Michigan, has been. Athenian Law and Society focuses upon the intersection of law and society in classical Athens, in relation to topics like politics, class, ability, masculinity, femininity, gender studies, economics, citizenship, slavery, crime, and violence.

The book explores the circumstances and broader context which led to the establishment of the laws of Athens, and how these laws influenced the lives and Author: Konstantinos A.

Kapparis. Page - S. Isager and MH Hansen, Aspects of Athenian Society in the Fourth Century BC (Odense: ), provide extensive analysis of the paragraphe speeches.

Appears in 21 books from References to this book5/5(1). Collectively, the essays in this volume demonstrate the relationship between law and politics, the nature of the economy, the position of women, and the role of the legal system in Athenian society.

They also show that the Athenians were more sophisticated in their approach to legal issues than has been assumed in the modern scholarship on this by: Law, Sexuality, and Society: The Enforcement of Morals in Classical Athens. Law, Sexuality, and Society.: Centering on the examination of the social and legal context of adultery, homosexuality, impiety, and the public-private dichotomy in Athenian society, this book attempts to examine the problems of social control and the regulation of sexuality in a way that will be of interest to a broad.

Law and Society in Classical Athens, first published intraces the development of legal thought and its relation to Athenian values. Previously Athens’ courts have been regarded as chaotic, isolated from the rest of society and even bizarre.

This volume brings together essays on Athenian law by Edward M. Harris, who challenges much of the recent scholarship on this topic. Presenting a balanced analysis of the legal system in ancient Athens, Harris stresses the importance of substantive issues and their contribution to our understanding of different types of legal : Edward M.

Harris. Book Description. Athenian Law and Society focuses upon the intersection of law and society in classical Athens, in relation to topics like politics, class, ability, masculinity, femininity, gender studies, economics, citizenship, slavery, crime, and violence.

The book explores the circumstances and broader context which led to the establishment of the laws of Athens, and how these laws. In this book, Adriaan Lanni draws on contemporary legal thinking to present a model of the legal system of classical Athens.

She analyses the Athenians' preference in most cases for ad hoc, discretionary decision-making, as opposed to what moderns would call the rule of law. Buy Law and Society in Classical Athens (Routledge Revivals): Read Kindle Store Reviews - Law, Sexuality, and Society: The Enforcement of Morals in Classical Athens [INCOMPLETE] David Cohen Centering on the examination of the social and legal context of adultery, homosexuality, impiety, and the public-private dichotomy in Athenian society, this book attempts to examine the problems of social control and the regulation of sexuality.

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This is for essential maintenance which will provide improved performance going : David Cohen.Athenian law and society. [K A Kapparis] -- "[This book] focuses upon the intersection of law and society in classical Athens, in relation to topics like politics, class, ability, masculinity, femininity, gender studies, economics.

Law and Society in Classical Athens, first published intraces the development of legal thought and its relation to Athenian values.

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