A Companion to Families in the Greek and Roman Worlds
draws from both established and current scholarship to offer a broad overview of the field, engage in contemporary debates, and pose stimulating questions about future development in the study of families.
- Provides up-to-date research on family structure from archaeology, art, social, cultural, and economic history
- Includes contributions from established and rising international scholars
- Features illustrations of families, children, slaves, and ritual life, along with maps and diagrams of sites and dwellings
- Honorable Mention for 2011 Single Volume Reference/Humanities & Social Sciences PROSE award granted by the Association of American Publishers
Keywords: Ancient Families, Social history, households, kinship, Greece & Rome