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  1. Philodemus on Rhetoric Books 1 and 2

    Translation and Exegetical Essays

    By Clive Chandler

    Series: Studies in Classics

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 30th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Sex and the Second-Best City

    Sex and Society in the Laws of Plato

    By Kenneth Royce Moore

    Series: Studies in Classics

    Sex and the Second-Best City deals with the topics of sex and society in the Laws of Plato with recourse to historical context and modern critical theory. It examines reconstructions of ancient "sexuality" with a view to increased clarification. The text of the Laws is considered, along with many...

    Published July 19th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Nothing Ordinary Here

    Statius as Creator of Distinction in the Silvae

    By Noelle K. Zeiner

    Series: Studies in Classics

    Through a combined methodology of philology, social theory and archaeology this book offers a reinterpretation of Statius's Silvae....

    Published June 13th 2005 by Routledge

  4. For Salvation's Sake

    Provincial Loyalty, Personal Religion, and Epigraphic Production in the Roman and Late Antique Near East

    By Jason Moralee

    Series: Studies in Classics

    This book breaks new ground in the study of cultural unity in the Near East from pre-Roman to early Islamic times (first century BC - eighth century AD). Based on a thorough study of nearly 400 Greek and Latin inscriptions from Syria, Lebanon, Jordan and Israel, this book shows how the formula '...

    Published May 18th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Rhetoric in Cicero's Pro Balbo

    By Kimberly A. Barber

    Series: Studies in Classics

    This book offers an examination of Cicero's speech, the Pro Balbo, which was delivered during a momentous period of Roman history, in defence of a highly influential political advisor of Caesar who was charged under the lex Papia for an illegal grant of citizenship....

    Published March 29th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Singular Dedications

    Founders and Innovators of Private Cults in Classical Greece

    By Andrea Purvis

    Series: Studies in Classics

    Often ignored in studies of Classical Greek religion, private cults were widespread in the Hellenistic world. Although worshippers in Classical Greece were normally involved in group and civic worship, there is evidence that they could also act outside of these constraints, expressing their piety...

    Published June 12th 2003 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Singular Dedications: Founders and Innovators of Private Cults in Classical Greece
    By Andrea Purvis
    To Be Published November 1st 2014
  2. Sex and the Second-Best City: Sex and Society in the Laws of Plato
    By Kenneth Royce Moore
    To Be Published November 1st 2014

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