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The Resource The Brothers of Romulus : Fraternal "Pietas" in Roman Law, Literature, and Society

The Brothers of Romulus : Fraternal "Pietas" in Roman Law, Literature, and Society

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The Brothers of Romulus : Fraternal "Pietas" in Roman Law, Literature, and Society
Title
The Brothers of Romulus
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Fraternal "Pietas" in Roman Law, Literature, and Society
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Language
eng
Summary
Stories about brothers were central to Romans' public and poetic myth making, to their experience of family life, and to their ideas about intimacy among men. Through the analysis of literary and legal representations of brothers, Cynthia Bannon attempts to re-create the context and contradictions that shaped Roman ideas about brothers. She draws together expressions of brotherly love and rivalry around an idealized notion of fraternity: fraternal pietas--the traditional Roman virtue that combined affection and duty in kinship. Romans believed that the relationship between brothers was especia
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non fiction
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The Brothers of Romulus : Fraternal "Pietas" in Roman Law, Literature, and Society
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The Brothers of Romulus : Fraternal "Pietas" in Roman Law, Literature, and Society
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7s3c7
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online resource
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cr
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; Introduction; ONE: At Home; TWO: Between Brothers; THREE: In the Forum; FOUR: On the Battlefield; FIVE: At the Palace; CONCLUSION; BIBLIOGRAPHY; AUTHOR INDEX; SUBJECT INDEX
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1 online resource (248 pages)
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online
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9781400822454
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rdamedia
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c
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