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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.

Imprint Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2009.

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Description 1 online resource (xv, 143 pages)
Note 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.
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.
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Subject Italic peoples -- Agriculture -- History -- Congresses.
Rome -- History -- Republic, 510-30 B.C. -- Congresses.
Italy -- History -- To 476 -- Congresses.
Rome -- Rural conditions -- Congresses.
Chronological Term Geschichte 510 v. Chr.-27 v. Chr.
Indexed Term Republican Italy
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Keaveney, Arthur.
Earnshaw-Brown, Louise.
Other Form: Print version: Italians on the land. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2009 9781443811293 (DLC) 2009674628 (OCoLC)390401248
ISBN 9781443815352 (electronic bk.)
1443815357 (electronic bk.)