Patria potestas

Stevenson, Tom (2013). Patria potestas. In Roger S. Bagnall, Kai Brodersen, Craige B. Champion, Andrew Erskine and Sabine R. Huebner (Ed.), Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopaedia of Ancient History (pp. 5085-5086) Chichester, West Sussex, UK: Blackwell Publishing. doi:10.1002/9781444338386

Author Stevenson, Tom
Title of chapter Patria potestas
Formatted title
Patria potestas
Title of book Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopaedia of Ancient History
Place of Publication Chichester, West Sussex, UK
Publisher Blackwell Publishing
Publication Year 2013
Sub-type Chapter in reference work, encyclopaedia, manual or handbook
DOI 10.1002/9781444338386
ISBN 9781405179355
Editor Roger S. Bagnall
Kai Brodersen
Craige B. Champion
Andrew Erskine
Sabine R. Huebner
Start page 5085
End page 5086
Total pages 2
Collection year 2014
Language eng
Formatted Abstract/Summary
Patria potestas (lit. “paternal power” or “the power of a father”) was an extensive legal authority, proudly emphasized by late jurists as a distinctive feature of Roman culture (Gaius Institutes 1.55)...
Keyword Religious history
Roman history
Q-Index Code BX
Q-Index Status Confirmed Code
Institutional Status UQ

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