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The Resource Greek slave systems in their Eastern Mediterranean context, c.800-146 BC, David M. Lewis

Greek slave systems in their Eastern Mediterranean context, c.800-146 BC, David M. Lewis

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Greek slave systems in their Eastern Mediterranean context, c.800-146 BC
Title
Greek slave systems in their Eastern Mediterranean context, c.800-146 BC
Statement of responsibility
David M. Lewis
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The economic underpinnings of ancient Greek elite culture are explored in detail in this study of systems of slavery across the Greek world, which sets such practices in their broader Eastern Mediterranean context to highlight points of resemblance and contrast and shed light on the complex circumstances from which Greek slavery emerged
Cataloging source
ERASA
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Lewis, David M.
Dewey number
306.3/620938
Index
index present
LC call number
HT863
LC item number
.L49 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Greece
  • Middle East
  • Slavery
  • Greece
  • Middle East
  • Sklavenhandel
  • Sklaverei
  • Griechenland
  • Levante
  • rabszolgaság
  • rabszolgaság
Label
Greek slave systems in their Eastern Mediterranean context, c.800-146 BC, David M. Lewis
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-350) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction and brief history of the issue. -- Part I. Prolegomena: Ownership and the articulation of slave status in Greek and Near Eastern legal practice -- The riddle of freedom -- Status distinctions in Greece and the Ancient Near East -- Slave societies, societies with slaves : capturing the relative importance of slavery to ancient economies. -- Part II. Epichoric slave systems of the Greek World: The archaic Greek world -- Helotic slavery in Classical Sparta -- Classical Crete -- Classical Attica. -- Part III. Slave systems of the wider Eastern Mediterranean world: Iron age II Israel -- Assyria : the eighth-seventh centuries BC -- Babylonia : the seventh-fifth centuries BC -- The Persian empire -- Punic Carthage. -- Part IV. Why slavery?: Differentials in the magnitude of slaveholding : towards an understanding of regional variation. -- Appendix: The meaning of oiketes in Classical Greek
Control code
1040023689
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 372 pages
Isbn
9780198769941
Lccn
2018934541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1040023689
Label
Greek slave systems in their Eastern Mediterranean context, c.800-146 BC, David M. Lewis
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-350) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction and brief history of the issue. -- Part I. Prolegomena: Ownership and the articulation of slave status in Greek and Near Eastern legal practice -- The riddle of freedom -- Status distinctions in Greece and the Ancient Near East -- Slave societies, societies with slaves : capturing the relative importance of slavery to ancient economies. -- Part II. Epichoric slave systems of the Greek World: The archaic Greek world -- Helotic slavery in Classical Sparta -- Classical Crete -- Classical Attica. -- Part III. Slave systems of the wider Eastern Mediterranean world: Iron age II Israel -- Assyria : the eighth-seventh centuries BC -- Babylonia : the seventh-fifth centuries BC -- The Persian empire -- Punic Carthage. -- Part IV. Why slavery?: Differentials in the magnitude of slaveholding : towards an understanding of regional variation. -- Appendix: The meaning of oiketes in Classical Greek
Control code
1040023689
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 372 pages
Isbn
9780198769941
Lccn
2018934541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1040023689

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