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The Oxford Handbook of Ancient Greek Law

The Oxford Handbook of Ancient Greek Law  

Edward Harris and Mirko Canevaro (eds)

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Aug 2015
This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Ancient Greek Religion

The Oxford Handbook of Ancient Greek Religion  

Esther Eidinow and Julia Kindt (eds)

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Oct 2015
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Mar 2016
This handbook offers both students and teachers of ancient Greek religion a comprehensive overview of the current state of scholarship on ancient Greek religion from the Archaic, ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Animals in Classical Thought and Life

The Oxford Handbook of Animals in Classical Thought and Life  

Gordon Lindsay Campbell (ed.)

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Aug 2014
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Nov 2014
The Oxford Handbook of Animals in Classical Thought and Life encompasses all aspects of animals in the ancient world, with authoritative chapters on 33 topics by the leading scholars in ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Byzantine Studies

The Oxford Handbook of Byzantine Studies  

Robin Cormack, John F. Haldon, and Elizabeth Jeffreys (eds)

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Oct 2008
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Nov 2012
This book presents discussions by experts on all significant aspects of Byzantine Studies. Byzantine Studies deals with the history and culture of the Byzantine Empire, the eastern half of ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Childhood and Education in the Classical World

The Oxford Handbook of Childhood and Education in the Classical World  

Judith Evans Grubbs and Tim Parkin (eds)

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Dec 2013
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Dec 2013
In thirty chapters, The Oxford Handbook of Childhood and Education in the Classical World presents current research in a wide range of topics on ancient childhood, including ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Classical Chinese Literature

The Oxford Handbook of Classical Chinese Literature  

Wiebke Denecke, Wai-Yee Li, and Xiaofei Tian (eds)

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May 2017
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Apr 2017
This handbook of Classical Chinese literature from 1000 bce through 900 ce aims to provide a solid introduction to the field, inspire scholars in Chinese Studies to explore innovative ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Cuneiform Culture

The Oxford Handbook of Cuneiform Culture  

Karen Radner and Eleanor Robson (eds)

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Sep 2011
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Sep 2012
The cuneiform script, the writing system of ancient Mesopotamia, was witness to one of the world's oldest literate cultures. For over three millennia, it was the vehicle of communication ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Engineering and Technology in the Classical World

The Oxford Handbook of Engineering and Technology in the Classical World  

John Peter Oleson (ed.)

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Dec 2009
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Sep 2012
The Oxford Handbook of Engineering and Technology in the Classical World highlights both the accomplishments of the ancient societies and remaining research problems, and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Art and Architecture

The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Art and Architecture  

Clemente Marconi (ed.)

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Nov 2014
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Nov 2014
This book explores key aspects of art and architecture in ancient Greece and Rome. Drawing on the perspectives of scholars of various generations, nationalities, and backgrounds, it discusses Greek ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Coinage

The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Coinage  

William E. Metcalf (ed.)

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Feb 2012
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Nov 2012
A large gap exists in the literature of ancient numismatics between general works intended for collectors and highly specialized studies addressed to numismatists. Indeed, there is hardly ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Comedy

The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Comedy  

Michael Fontaine and Adele C. Scafuro (eds)

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Jan 2014
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Dec 2013
The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Comedy marks the first comprehensive introduction and reference work for the unified study of ancient comedy. From the birth of comedy in Greece to ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Slaveries

The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Slaveries  

Stephen Hodkinson, Marc Kleijwegt, and Kostas Vlassopoulos (eds)

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Aug 2016
This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Greek Drama in the Americas

The Oxford Handbook of Greek Drama in the Americas  

Kathryn Bosher, Fiona Macintosh, Justine McConnell, and Patrice Rankine (eds)

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Oct 2015
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Dec 2015
The Oxford Handbook of Greek Drama in the Americas is the first collection of essays to discuss the presence of Greek drama across the continents and archipelagos of the Americas from the ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Hellenic Studies

The Oxford Handbook of Hellenic Studies  

Barbara Graziosi, Phiroze Vasunia, and George Boys-Stones (eds)

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Aug 2009
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Sep 2012
The Oxford Handbook of Hellenic Studies is a unique collection of some seventy articles, which together explore the ways in which ancient Greece has been, is, and might be ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Jewish Daily Life in Roman Palestine

The Oxford Handbook of Jewish Daily Life in Roman Palestine  

Catherine Hezser (ed.)

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Aug 2010
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Sep 2012
This book is a reference compendium on the day-to-day lives of Jews in the land of Israel in Roman times. Ranging from subjects such as clothing and domestic architecture to food and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Late Antiquity

The Oxford Handbook of Late Antiquity  

Scott Fitzgerald Johnson (ed.)

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Oct 2012
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Nov 2012
The Oxford Handbook of Late Antiquity offers an innovative overview of a period (c. 300-700 CE) that has become increasingly central to scholarly debates over the history of western and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Medieval Latin Literature

The Oxford Handbook of Medieval Latin Literature  

Ralph Hexter and David Townsend (eds)

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Jan 2012
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Sep 2012
The twenty-eight articles in this Handbook represent some of the current thinking in the study of Latin language and literature in the Middle Ages. The insights offered by the collective ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Neo-Latin

The Oxford Handbook of Neo-Latin  

Sarah Knight and Stefan Tilg (eds)

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Aug 2015
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Jul 2015
By “Neo-Latin,” we mean the Latin language and literature from around the time of the early Italian humanist Petrarch (1304–1374) up until the present day, focusing particularly on its ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Papyrology

The Oxford Handbook of Papyrology  

Roger S. Bagnall (ed.)

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Dec 2011
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Sep 2012
Thousands of texts, written over a period of three thousand years on papyri and potsherds, in Egyptian, Greek, Latin, Aramaic, Hebrew, Persian, and other languages, have transformed our ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Rhetorical Studies

The Oxford Handbook of Rhetorical Studies  

Michael J. MacDonald (ed.)

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Nov 2017
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Feb 2014
One of the most remarkable trends in the humanities and social sciences in recent decades has been the resurgence of interest in the history, theory, and practice of rhetoric: in an age of ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Roman Britain

The Oxford Handbook of Roman Britain  

Martin Millett, Louise Revell, and Alison Moore (eds)

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Sep 2016
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Aug 2014
Roman Britain is a critical area of research within the provinces of the Roman empire. It has formed the context for many of the seminal publications on the nature of imperialism and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Roman Epigraphy

The Oxford Handbook of Roman Epigraphy  

Christer Bruun and Jonathan Edmondson (eds)

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Nov 2014
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Jan 2015
Inscriptions are valuable for anyone interested in the Roman world and Roman culture, whether they are studying history, archaeology, literature, religion, or are working in a field that ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Roman Law and Society

The Oxford Handbook of Roman Law and Society  

Paul J. du Plessis, Clifford Ando, and Kaius Tuori (eds)

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Oct 2016
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Nov 2016
The Handbook surveys contemporary research into Roman law and society. More than a guide to Roman law as a doctrinal system, it employs the full resources of contemporary legal history, ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Roman Sculpture

The Oxford Handbook of Roman Sculpture  

Elise A. Friedland, Melanie Grunow Sobocinski, and Elaine K. Gazda (eds)

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Mar 2015
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Mar 2015
Sculptures populated both the urban and private realms of the Roman world in numbers unparalleled today. They were essential to communicating political, religious, and social messages, ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Roman Studies

The Oxford Handbook of Roman Studies  

Alessandro Barchiesi and Walter Scheidel (eds)

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Jun 2010
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Sep 2012
This book contains papers by more than fifty scholars who elucidate the contribution of material as well as literary culture to our understanding of the Roman Empire. The emphasis is ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Social Relations in the Roman World

The Oxford Handbook of Social Relations in the Roman World  

Michael Peachin (ed.)

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Feb 2011
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Sep 2012
The Oxford Handbook of Social Relations in the Roman Worldsynthesizes what has been accomplished in this field and attempts to configure the examination of Roman social ... More
The Oxford Handbook of the Bronze Age Aegean

The Oxford Handbook of the Bronze Age Aegean  

Eric H. Cline (ed.)

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Jan 2012
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Sep 2012
This The Oxford Handbook of the Bronze Age Aegean provides a detailed survey of the Greek Bronze Age, roughly 3000 to 1000 bc. This period witnessed the flourishing of the Minoan and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of the Literatures of the Roman Empire

The Oxford Handbook of the Literatures of the Roman Empire  

Daniel L. Selden and Phiroze Vasunia (eds)

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Oct 2015
This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about ... More
The Oxford Handbook of the State in the Ancient Near East and Mediterranean

The Oxford Handbook of the State in the Ancient Near East and Mediterranean  

Peter Fibiger Bang and Walter Scheidel (eds)

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Feb 2013
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Jan 2013
This Handbook offers a comprehensive survey of ancient state formation in western Eurasia and North Africa. Eighteen experts introduce readers to a wide variety of systems spanning 4,000 ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Thucydides

The Oxford Handbook of Thucydides  

Sara Forsdyke, Edith Foster, and Ryan Balot (eds)

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May 2017
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Mar 2017
The Oxford Handbook of Thucydides contains essays on Thucydides as an historian, literary artist, and political philosopher. It also features papers on Thucydides' intellectual context and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Warfare in the Classical World

The Oxford Handbook of Warfare in the Classical World  

Brian Campbell and Lawrence A. Tritle (eds)

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Jan 2013
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Jan 2013
War lay at the heart of much of life in the classical world, from conflicts between tribes or states, internal or civil wars, or wars waged to suppress rebellions. Battles were resolved by ... More
The Oxford Handbook to the Second Sophistic

The Oxford Handbook to the Second Sophistic  

Daniel S. Richter and William A. Johnson (eds)

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Dec 2017
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Nov 2017
The study of the Second Sophistic is a relative newcomer to the Anglophone field of classics, and much of what characterizes it temporally and culturally remains a matter of legitimate ... More

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