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Latinity and Literary Society at Rome

W. Martin Bloomer - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 327 pages
These texts exemplify the ways Roman literature employs representations of and reflections on proper and improper language to mirror the interests of specific groups who wished ...
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The State of Speech: Rhetoric and Political Thought in Ancient Rome

Joy Connolly - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 320 pages
Rhetorical theory, the core of Roman education, taught rules of public speaking that are still influential today. But Roman rhetoric has long been regarded as having little ...
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Education in Ancient Rome: From the Elder Cato to the Younger Pliny

Stanley Bonner - Education - 2012 - 4 pages
This volume examines the development, structure and role of education from the third century B.C to the time of Trajan, a period which saw great changes in Roman society. When ...
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Rhetoric at Rome: A Historical Survey

Professor M L Clarke - History - 2002 - 224 pages
This new edition of M.L. Clarke's 1953 classic study of Roman rhetoric incorporates corrections and a new introduction by D.H. Berry. The bibliography has been substantially ...
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Warriors Into Traders: The Power of the Market in Early Greece

David W. Tandy - Business & Economics - 1997 - 304 pages
The eighth century dawned on a Greek world that had remained substantially unchanged during the centuries of stagnation known as the Dark Age. This book is a study of the ...
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Luminous Debris: Reflecting on Vestige in Provence and Languedoc

Gustaf Sobin - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 252 pages
Interpreting vestige with the eloquence of a poet and the knowledge of a field archaeologist, Gustaf Sobin explores his elected terrain: the landscapes of Provence and ...
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Horace and the Gift Economy of Patronage

Phebe Lowell Bowditch - History - 2001 - 297 pages
This innovative study explores selected odes and epistles by the late-first-century poet Horace in light of modern anthropological and literary theory. Phebe Lowell Bowditch ...
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Learned Girls and Male Persuasion: Gender and Reading in Roman Love Elegy

Sharon Lynn James - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 365 pages
This study transforms our understanding of Roman love elegy, an important and complex corpus of poetry that flourished in the late first century b.c.e. Sharon L. James reads ...
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The Gift of the Nile: Hellenizing Egypt from Aeschylus to Alexander

Phiroze Vasunia - History - 2001 - 360 pages
The Egyptians mesmerized the ancient Greeks for scores of years. The Greek literature and art of the classical period are especially thick with representations of Egypt and ...
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Works and Days: A Translation and Commentary for the Social Sciences

Hesiod - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 161 pages
This new, annotated translation of Hesiod's "Works and Days" is a collaboration between David W. Tandy, a classicist, and Walter Neale, an economist and economic historian ...
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