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The Bath in Greece in Classical Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Maria-Evdokia Wassenhoven
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: British Archaeological Reports Limited

The present study evolved out of an attempt to explore the mechanisms involved in the transformation of a social practice and its spatial context from one cultural, technological and architectural system to another in a given geographical area in classical antiquity. The practice chosen was that of the bath, the
Studying Gender in Classical Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 188
Authors: Lin Foxhall
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-09 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Up-to-date, theoretically informed historical survey of the practices and performance of gender in ancient Greece and Rome.
New Directions and Paradigms for the Study of Greek Architecture
Language: en
Pages: 348
Authors: Lin Foxhall
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-26 - Publisher: BRILL

New Directions and Paradigms for the Study of Greek Architecture collects chapters by nearly three dozen scholars who describe recent discoveries, new theoretical frameworks, and applications of cutting-edge techniques in their architectural research.
People and Institutions in the Roman Empire
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Lin Foxhall
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-12 - Publisher: BRILL

People and Institutions in the Roman Empire examines the lived experience of individuals withinRoman state and social institutions including army, law, religion, arena, and baths. In so doingit contextualizes Garrett Fagan’s contributions to our understanding of Roman history.
Water Culture in Roman Society
Language: en
Pages: 132
Authors: Dylan Kelby Rogers
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-29 - Publisher: BRILL

This article seeks to define ‘water culture’ in Roman society by examining literary, epigraphic, and archaeological evidence, while understanding modern trends in scholarship related to the study of Roman water.