Personal Names In The Roman World

Pub Date : 2016-12-15 | Author : Clive Cheesman | Publisher : Bristol Classical Press

ISBN 10 : 0715636189
ISBN 13 : 9780715636183

The Romans were unusual in the ancient world for having many names. A male Roman citizen would probably have three names and may well have had many more. Some of the names were rec..

Work Labour And Professions In The Roman World

Pub Date : 2016-10-10 | Author : | Publisher : BRILL

ISBN 10 : 9789004331686
ISBN 13 : 9004331689

Work, Labour, and Professions in the Roman World offers new insights, ideas and interpretations on the role of labour and human resources in the Roman economy. The book approaches ..

The Greco Roman World Of The New Testament Era

Pub Date : 2009-09-20 | Author : James S. Jeffers | Publisher : InterVarsity Press

ISBN 10 : 9780830878024
ISBN 13 : 0830878025

What was life like for first-century Christians? Imagine a modest-sized Roman home of a well-to-do Christian household wedged into a thickly settled quarter of Corinth. In the ling..

Self Presentation And Identity In The Roman World

Pub Date : 2017-05-11 | Author : Andreas Gavrielatos | Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781443893671
ISBN 13 : 1443893676

Questions on identity have been often the main focus of Classical Studies. The starting point of this book is that identity is not a monolithic idea. Instead of exploring what exac..

Jews In A Graeco Roman Environment

Pub Date : 2013 | Author : Margaret H. Williams | Publisher : Mohr Siebrek Ek

ISBN 10 : 3161519019
ISBN 13 : 9783161519017

Margaret H. Williams presents a selection of studies, most of them epigraphically based, on the Jewish Diaspora in Graeco-Roman antiquity. Those collected in the first part deal wi..

Peoples Of The Roman World

Pub Date : 2012-02-13 | Author : Mary T. Boatwright | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780521840620
ISBN 13 : 0521840627

In this highly-illustrated book, Mary T. Boatwright examines five of the peoples incorporated into the Roman world from the Republican through the Imperial periods: northerners, Gr..