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    Social Justice in the Ancient World (Contributions in Political Science) (Hardback) Edited by K.D. Irani, Edited by Morris Silver

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    DescriptionThis edited collection focuses on the problem of social justice, or, more particularly, how the demand for social justice was articulated and implemented in ancient civilizations, including, from east to west, the Chinese, Indian, Iranian, Babylonian, Assyrian, Israelite, Egyptian, Greek, and Roman. These essays are supplemented by discussions of the functioning of social justice in early and medieval Islam and in the postmedieval Anglo-Saxon world. The volume contains extended discussions of specific legal regulations, royal edicts, and socioeconomic practices in the various civilizations, and examinations of their social, political, and economic consequences. Written by leading scholars in their respective fields, this volume will be of great interest to researchers dealing with the ancient world and the evolution of political philosophy and legal and economic rights.


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    Title
    Social Justice in the Ancient World
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by K.D. Irani, Edited by Morris Silver
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 232
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 17 mm
    Weight: 516 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780313291449
    ISBN 10: 0313291446
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: HBG
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC subject category V2: HBTB
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC subject category V2: JH, L
    BISAC V2.8: HIS037000
    Ingram Subject Code: SO
    Libri: I-SO
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
    BISAC V2.8: SOC000000
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 04
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 05
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002000
    B&T Approval Code: E10160000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17700
    B&T Approval Code: E10180000
    DC22: 303.3/72/0938
    LC classification: JC578 .C63 1995
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC20: 303.3093
    LC classification: JC578.C63
    DC22: 303.3720938
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    Thema V1.0: NHB, NHTB, NHC, JH, L
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    ABC-CLIO
    Imprint name
    Greenwood Press
    Publication date
    30 October 1995
    Publication City/Country
    Westport