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By Ilias Arnaoutoglou

ISBN-10: 0415149843

ISBN-13: 9780415149846

ISBN-10: 0415149851

ISBN-13: 9780415149853

during this complete and available sourcebook, Ilias Arnaoutoglou provides a suite of historical Greek legislation, that are located of their criminal and ancient contexts and are elucidated with appropriate decisions from Greek literature and epigraphical tales. a large region of legislative task in significant and minor Greek city-states, starting from Delphoi and Athens in mainland Greece, to Gortyn in Crete, Olbia in South Russia and Aegean towns together with Ephesos, Samos and Thasos, is roofed. Ilias Arnaoutoglou divides laws into 3 major areas:
* the family - marriage, divorce, inheritance, adoption, sexual offences and private status
* the market-place - alternate, finance, sale, coinage and leases
* the nation - structure, legislative procedure, public tasks, colonies, development actions, naval forces, penal rules, faith, politics and inter-state affairs.
Dr Arnaoutoglou explores the importance of laws in old Greece, the diversities and similarities among old Greek laws and legislators and their sleek opposite numbers and likewise offers clean translations of the felony records themselves.

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