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The growth of criminal law in ancient Greece

George Miller Calhoun

The growth of criminal law in ancient Greece

by George Miller Calhoun

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminal law (Greek law)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [137]-140.

    Statementby George M. Calhoun.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLAW
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 149 p.
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6709427M
    LC Control Number27027369
    OCLC/WorldCa4234199

    Non-fiction but can also include ancient Greek literature, myths, poetry, drama and philosophy. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. In this comprehensive and accessible sourcebook, Ilias Arnaoutoglou presents a collection of ancient Greek laws, which are situated in their legal and historical contexts and are elucidated with relevant selections from Greek literature and epigraphical testimonies. A wide area of legislative activity in major and minor Greek city-states, ranging from Delphoi and Athens in mainland Greece, to.

    Whether all the law which they claimed to monopolise was really unwritten, is exceedingly questionable; but at all events, on the assumption that there was once a large mass of civil and criminal rules known exclusively to the judges, it presently ceased to be unwritten law.   Lectures on the Growth of Criminal Law in Ancient Communities [Richard Robert Cherry] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact.

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