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The Resource Gift and gain : how money transformed Ancient Rome, Neil Coffee

Gift and gain : how money transformed Ancient Rome, Neil Coffee

Label
Gift and gain : how money transformed Ancient Rome
Title
Gift and gain
Title remainder
how money transformed Ancient Rome
Statement of responsibility
Neil Coffee
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
332.4/937
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC39
LC item number
.C59 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Classical culture and society
Label
Gift and gain : how money transformed Ancient Rome, Neil Coffee
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-281) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Orientation. Locating the fault line : concepts and scope. II. Early Rome : foundation. Looking forward from archaic Rome. III. The middle republic : adaptation. Adapting the law in the age of Cato -- Ideological flexibility : Cato and Ennius -- Life before liberality : Plautus and Terrence -- The Gracchi and the failure of collective generosity. IV. The late republic : exploitation. Crooked generosity in the late republic -- Cicero between justice and expediency -- Sallust and the decline of reciprosity -- Caesar's wicked gifts -- Atticus : banker, benefactor, paragon. V. The early empire : separation. Prying worlds apart : the Augustan response -- Seneca's philosophical cure. VI. Conclusions. Halftway to modernity
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 296 pages
Isbn
9780190496432
Lccn
2016015945
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40026720899
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)951172618
Label
Gift and gain : how money transformed Ancient Rome, Neil Coffee
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-281) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Orientation. Locating the fault line : concepts and scope. II. Early Rome : foundation. Looking forward from archaic Rome. III. The middle republic : adaptation. Adapting the law in the age of Cato -- Ideological flexibility : Cato and Ennius -- Life before liberality : Plautus and Terrence -- The Gracchi and the failure of collective generosity. IV. The late republic : exploitation. Crooked generosity in the late republic -- Cicero between justice and expediency -- Sallust and the decline of reciprosity -- Caesar's wicked gifts -- Atticus : banker, benefactor, paragon. V. The early empire : separation. Prying worlds apart : the Augustan response -- Seneca's philosophical cure. VI. Conclusions. Halftway to modernity
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 296 pages
Isbn
9780190496432
Lccn
2016015945
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40026720899
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)951172618

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