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Author Treggiari, Susan.

Title Roman marriage : iusti coniuges from the time of Cicero to the time of Ulpian / Susan Treggiari.

Publication Info. Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1991.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  346.3701 T786R    Check Shelf
Description xv, 578 pages ; 25 cm
Contents pt. 1. Matrimonium. Introduction -- Capacity and intent -- pt. 2. Sponsi. Choosing a coniunx -- From negotiation and engagement -- Nova nupta and novus coniunx -- pt. 3. Coniuges : ideals and reality in the relationship of husband and wife. The Greek philosophical background -- Graeco-Roman theories of marriage -- Coniugalis amor -- Sexual relations -- pt. 4. Paterfamilias and materfamilias. Dis -- Res : property : separation and mixing -- Domus -- pt. 5. Separation. Divorce -- Death -- Conclusions -- Appendices. Some alleged aldulteri ; Some adultery prosecutions or sentences under the Juli-Claudians ; Philosophers on sexuality ; Magistrates 60-50BC with identified wives -- Attested divorces during the Republic ; Attested divorces in the early principate.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [527]-546) and index.
Subject Marriage (Roman law)
Indexed Term Marriage Law
Roman Empire
ISBN 0198148909
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