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The Resource Not wholly free : the concept of manumission and the status of manumitted slaves in the ancient Greek world, by R. Zelnick-Abramovitz

Not wholly free : the concept of manumission and the status of manumitted slaves in the ancient Greek world, by R. Zelnick-Abramovitz

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Not wholly free : the concept of manumission and the status of manumitted slaves in the ancient Greek world
Title
Not wholly free
Title remainder
the concept of manumission and the status of manumitted slaves in the ancient Greek world
Statement of responsibility
by R. Zelnick-Abramovitz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Zelnick-Abramovitz, Rachel
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Mnemosyne, bibliotheca classica Batava.
Series volume
266
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slaves
  • Slavery
  • Freedmen
  • Freedmen
  • Civilization, Greco-Roman
  • Greece
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Not wholly free : the concept of manumission and the status of manumitted slaves in the ancient Greek world, by R. Zelnick-Abramovitz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [347]-356) and indexes
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Chapter 1.
  • Slavery and Freedom: Definitions and Approaches.
  • p. 15
  • 1.1.
  • Some Modern Definitions.
  • p. 16
  • 1.2.
  • Ancient Definitions.
  • p. 27
  • 1.3.
  • Philia, Reciprocity, and Exchange.
  • p. 39
  • 1.4.
  • Vertical Relations and Philia.
  • p. 47
  • 1.5.
  • Philia, Slavery and Manumission.
  • p. 50
  • Chapter 2.
  • Manumission: Diversity and Similarity.
  • p. 61
  • 2.1.
  • Evidence.
  • p. 61
  • 2.2.
  • Modes of Manumissions.
  • p. 69
  • 2.3.
  • Terminology.
  • p. 99
  • 2.3.1.
  • Apeleutheros and apeleutheroun.
  • p. 107
  • 2.3.2.
  • Exeleutheros and exeleutheroun.
  • p. 120
  • 2.4.
  • General Features.
  • p. 126
  • Chapter 3.
  • Manumittors and Manumitted Slaves.
  • p. 130
  • 3.1.
  • Manumittors.
  • p. 130
  • 3.2.
  • Manumitted Slaves.
  • p. 153
  • Chapter 4.
  • Act of Manumission.
  • p. 184
  • 4.1.
  • Procedures.
  • p. 184
  • 4.2.
  • Conditions.
  • p. 207
  • 4.2.1.
  • Purchase of Freedom.
  • p. 208
  • 4.2.2.
  • Deferred Manumission.
  • p. 222
  • 4.3.
  • Prostates.
  • p. 248
  • 4.4.
  • Marks of Freedom.
  • p. 263
  • Chapter 5.
  • Laws and Legal Actions.
  • p. 273
  • 5.1.
  • Dike Apostasiou.
  • p. 274
  • 5.2.
  • Aphairesis eis Eleutherian Procedure.
  • p. 292
  • 5.3.
  • 'Laws on Manumitted Slaves'.
  • p. 301
  • Chapter 6.
  • Reality of Freedom.
  • p. 307
  • 6.1.
  • Obligations and Rights.
  • p. 308
  • 6.2.
  • Social Position.
  • p. 319
  • Conclusions.
  • p. 335
  • List of Abbreviations.
  • p. 345
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 347
  • Index of Ancient Sources.
  • p. 357
  • General Index.
  • p. 378
Control code
982005050141
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vi, 385 p.
Isbn
9789004145856
Lccn
2005050141
Label
Not wholly free : the concept of manumission and the status of manumitted slaves in the ancient Greek world, by R. Zelnick-Abramovitz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [347]-356) and indexes
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Chapter 1.
  • Slavery and Freedom: Definitions and Approaches.
  • p. 15
  • 1.1.
  • Some Modern Definitions.
  • p. 16
  • 1.2.
  • Ancient Definitions.
  • p. 27
  • 1.3.
  • Philia, Reciprocity, and Exchange.
  • p. 39
  • 1.4.
  • Vertical Relations and Philia.
  • p. 47
  • 1.5.
  • Philia, Slavery and Manumission.
  • p. 50
  • Chapter 2.
  • Manumission: Diversity and Similarity.
  • p. 61
  • 2.1.
  • Evidence.
  • p. 61
  • 2.2.
  • Modes of Manumissions.
  • p. 69
  • 2.3.
  • Terminology.
  • p. 99
  • 2.3.1.
  • Apeleutheros and apeleutheroun.
  • p. 107
  • 2.3.2.
  • Exeleutheros and exeleutheroun.
  • p. 120
  • 2.4.
  • General Features.
  • p. 126
  • Chapter 3.
  • Manumittors and Manumitted Slaves.
  • p. 130
  • 3.1.
  • Manumittors.
  • p. 130
  • 3.2.
  • Manumitted Slaves.
  • p. 153
  • Chapter 4.
  • Act of Manumission.
  • p. 184
  • 4.1.
  • Procedures.
  • p. 184
  • 4.2.
  • Conditions.
  • p. 207
  • 4.2.1.
  • Purchase of Freedom.
  • p. 208
  • 4.2.2.
  • Deferred Manumission.
  • p. 222
  • 4.3.
  • Prostates.
  • p. 248
  • 4.4.
  • Marks of Freedom.
  • p. 263
  • Chapter 5.
  • Laws and Legal Actions.
  • p. 273
  • 5.1.
  • Dike Apostasiou.
  • p. 274
  • 5.2.
  • Aphairesis eis Eleutherian Procedure.
  • p. 292
  • 5.3.
  • 'Laws on Manumitted Slaves'.
  • p. 301
  • Chapter 6.
  • Reality of Freedom.
  • p. 307
  • 6.1.
  • Obligations and Rights.
  • p. 308
  • 6.2.
  • Social Position.
  • p. 319
  • Conclusions.
  • p. 335
  • List of Abbreviations.
  • p. 345
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 347
  • Index of Ancient Sources.
  • p. 357
  • General Index.
  • p. 378
Control code
982005050141
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vi, 385 p.
Isbn
9789004145856
Lccn
2005050141

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