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Kinship in ancient Athens : an anthropological analysis. Volume 1

Kinship in ancient Athens : an anthropological analysis. Volume 1

Author: S C Humphreys
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats

The concept of kinship is at the heart of understanding the structure of ancient Athenian society and the lives of its citizens. Drawing on epigraphic, literary, and archaeological sources, Kinship  Read more...

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Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: S C Humphreys
ISBN: 9780191092398 0191092398 9780198788249 019878824X
OCLC Number: 1117881259
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: VOL. 1FrontmatterPrefaceList of TablesList of AbbreviationsKey to Reading Tables0: IntroductionPart 1: Legal and Economic Interaction1: Drakon and Solon2: Adoption3: Guardianship4: Marriage with Kin5: Property6: Economic Cooperation7: DisputesPart 2: Ritual8: Names9: Rites de Passage10: Funerals and Burials11: Commemoration12: Festivals, Associations, DedicationsPart 3: Politics, Informal13: Young Men's Social Groupings14: Political Marriages, Lawsuits, Curse TabletsPart 4: Politics, Formal15: Paredroi, Ostracism, the Thirty16: Ambassadors, Generals, Military Commands17: Council and AssemblyVOL. 2Part 5: Corporate Groups18: The Pre-Kleisthenic Tribes and Trittyes19: The Phratries20: The Gene21: The Kleisthenic Tribes and TrittyesPart 6: The Demes22: The Demes: Introduction23: I Erechtheis24: II Aigeis25: III Pandionis26: IV Leontis27: V Akamantis28: VI Oineis29: VII Kekropis30: VIII Hippothontis31: IX Aiantis32: X AntiochisAppendices1. Lists2. The Hekatostai Records3. IG ii3 4. 3254. Lykourgos' Sons5. POxy 2464EndmatterBibliographyIndex of Sources:Inscriptions and papyriTextsVasesIndex of Proper NamesSubject Index
Responsibility: S.C. Humphreys.


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