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Ancient Greek law in the 21st century

Greek Law in the Twenty-First Century (Conference) (2011 : University of Texas at Austin)

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  • Greek Law in the Twenty-First Century (Conference) (2011 : University of Texas at Austin)

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Notes

  • "The genesis of the papers presented in this volume was a conference held March 31 to April 2, 2011, at the University of Texas at Austin, titled Greek Law in the Twenty-First Century."--ECIP acknowledgments.
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Contents

  • Administering justice in ancient Athens : framework and core principles / Robert W. Wallace -- Revenge and punishment / Eva Cantarella -- Hyperides's against Athenogenes and the Athenian law on agreements / Michael Gagarin -- Slaves operating businesses : legal ramifications for ancient Athens -- and for modern scholarship / Edward E. Cohen -- Toward a new shape of the relationship between public and private law in Ancient Greece / Alberto Maffi -- "Heiliges recht" and "heilige gesetze" : law, religion, and magic in ancient Greece / Martin Dreher -- Summary fines in Greek inscriptions and the question of "Greek law" / Lene Rubinstein -- Soft law in ancient Greece? / Julie Velissaropoulos-Karakostas -- From anthropology to sociology : new directions in ancient Greek law research / Adriaan Lanni -- Oral law in ancient Greece? / Mogens Herman Hansen -- The future of classical oratory / Gerhard Thør