Women In Roman Law And Society

Women In Roman Law And Society

by Jane F. Gardner

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The book meets the highest standards of scholarly rigor, and treatment of disputed issues is informative without being esoteric. An excellent general survey and introduction." —Choice

... will be enormously useful for those interested in teaching courses on Roman women or Roman law." —The Classical Outlook

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780253206350
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication date: 04/01/1991
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 292
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. The Guardianship of Women
3. Marriage
4. Some Effects of Marriage
5. Divorce
6. Dowry
7. Sexual Offences
8. Children
9. Inheritance and Bequest
10. Slaves and Freedwomen
11. Women at Work
12. The Emancipation of Roman Women

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