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The Archaeology of Sanitation in Roman ItalyToilets, Sewers, and Water Systems

The Archaeology of Sanitation in Roman Italy: Toilets, Sewers, and Water Systems

Ann Koloski-Ostrow

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469621289
eISBN:
9781469623269
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469621289.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

The Romans developed sophisticated methods for managing hygiene, including aqueducts for moving water from one place to another, sewers for removing used water from baths and runoff from walkways and ... More

The Art of ForgettingDisgrace and Oblivion in Roman Political Culture

The Art of Forgetting: Disgrace and Oblivion in Roman Political Culture

Harriet I. Flower

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807830635
eISBN:
9781469603438
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877463_flower
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

Elite Romans periodically chose to limit or destroy the memory of a leading citizen who was deemed an unworthy member of the community. Sanctions against memory could lead to the removal or ... More

The Column of Marcus AureliusThe Genesis and Meaning of a Roman Imperial Monument

The Column of Marcus Aurelius: The Genesis and Meaning of a Roman Imperial Monument

Martin Beckmann

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834619
eISBN:
9781469603025
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877777_beckmann
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

One of the most important monuments of Imperial Rome and at the same time one of the most poorly understood, the Column of Marcus Aurelius has long stood in the shadow of the Column of Trajan. This ... More

Commanders and Command in the Roman Republic and Early Empire

Commanders and Command in the Roman Republic and Early Empire

Fred K. Drogula

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469621265
eISBN:
9781469623146
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469621265.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

This book studies the development of Roman provincial command using the terms and concepts of the Romans themselves as reference points. Beginning in the earliest years of the republic, the text ... More

New Testament Interpretation Through Rhetorical Criticism

New Testament Interpretation Through Rhetorical Criticism

George A. Kennedy

Published in print:
1984
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807841204
eISBN:
9781469616261
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9781469616254_Kennedy
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

This book provides readers of the Bible with an important tool for understanding the Scriptures. Based on the theory and practice of Greek rhetoric in the New Testament, the book's approach ... More

Rome, the Greek World, and the EastVolume 3: The Greek World, the Jews, and the East

Rome, the Greek World, and the East: Volume 3: The Greek World, the Jews, and the East

Fergus Millar

Hannah M. Cotton and Guy MacLean Rogers (eds)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807830307
eISBN:
9781469603216
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807876657_millar
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

This volume completes the author's three-volume collection of essays, which, together with his books, transformed the study of the Roman Empire by shifting the focus of inquiry onto the broader ... More

Trials of CharacterThe Eloquence of Ciceronian Ethos

Trials of Character: The Eloquence of Ciceronian Ethos

James M. May

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780807817599
eISBN:
9781469616322
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469616322.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

By its very nature, the art of oratory involves character. Verbal persuasion entails the presentation of a persona by the speaker that affects an audience for good or ill. This book explores the role ... More

The World of Ovid's Metamorphoses

The World of Ovid's Metamorphoses

Joseph B. Solodow

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807854341
eISBN:
9781469616506
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9781469616490_Solodow
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

Synthesizing many detailed observations, this book studies the structure of Ovid's poem Metamorphoses, the role of the narrator, Ovid's treatment of myth, and the relationship between Ovid's and ... More

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