Crime and Punishment in Ancient Rome

Crime and Punishment in Ancient Rome

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Product details

  • Hardback | 240 pages
  • 142.2 x 218.4 x 22.9mm | 453.6g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New.
  • notes, bibliography, indexes
  • 041511375X
  • 9780415113755

Review quote

"Tightly argued and written, this is a book for specialist libraries in legal history and theory, in classics, and in the social history of the Roman world."-Religious Studies Review, Jan. 1999show more

Table of contents

Preface. List of Abbreviations. I. Introduction II. Trial by Magistrate and People III. Trial by Jury IV. Cicero on Punishment V. The New Courts: Augustus and Tiberius VI. The Maturing Cognito: Caligula and Claudius VII. Nero and the Stoics VIII. Domitian and Morality IX. Prefects and Criminal Trials X. The Growth of Criminal Jurisprudence: De Iudiciis Publicis XI. The Growth of Criminal Jurisprudence: De Poenis XII. Attitudes to Punishment XIII. In Retrospect Notes. Select bibliography. General index. Index to more