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Title The Italians on the land : changing perspectives on Republican Italy then and now / edited by Arthur Keaveney and Louise Earnshaw-Brown
Published Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 143 pages)
Contents Crisis with alternative : the reformers of the Roman Republic / Arthur Keaveney -- Ager publicus in the Roman Republic and the evolutionary theory of land rights / Saskia Roselaar -- 'Agros coemendo et colendo in gloriam' : villas and farms in the agrarian economy of the Republic / Annaliza Marzano -- Grain laws : an alternative to land distribution? The case of Caesar's policies (64-44 BC) / Luca Fezzi -- An interdisciplinary approach to republican agriculture in central and southern Italy / Daniel C. Hoyer -- 'Ex Italia convenerunt' (Cic. Dom. 12.30) : Italian participation in Roman political life (133-44 BC) / William Rees -- Advice to farmers : changing perspectives / Graham Anderson -- The limits of knowledge, demography and the Republic / Louise Earnshaw-Brown
Summary Proceedings of a conference held at the University of Kent, 11th and 12th October 2008 There has been, in recent years, a quickening of interest in the condition of Italy and state of those who lived there during the Roman republic. The diverse nature of
Analysis Italians
Republican Italy
Notes Papers presented at a conference held at Darwin College, the University of Kent on the 11th and 12th of October, 2008
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Italic peoples -- Agriculture -- History -- Congresses.
Italy -- History -- To 476 -- Congresses.
Rome -- History -- Republic, 510-30 B.C. -- Congresses.
Rome -- Rural conditions -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Earnshaw-Brown, Louise.
Keaveney, Arthur.
ISBN 1443811297
1443815357 (electronic bk.)
9781443815352 (electronic bk.)