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"A clear, up-to-date, attractively priced guide to its subject, supplemented by extensive notes and bibliography... Invaluable as an introduction to the demography of the Roman Empire."--Times Literary Supplement.
"[Parkin] relentlessly unmasks authoritatively stated hypotheses masquerading as fact."--Greece & Rome.
Ancient Society and History.
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"Brings to the attention of classicists basic demographic methods and applies them intelligently to the Roman material. There is no comparable book now available in Roman history. I expect that it will have a wide audience." -- Richard Saller, University of ChicagoSynopsis:
A focus on ancient Roman society. Part 1 discusses how ancient evidence cannot be used to provide reliable data on demographic issues; Part 2 presents an overview of modern demographic methods and models; Part 3 draws general conclusions about life in the Roman world, based on demographic analysis.
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Book Description The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1992. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0801843774
Book Description The Johns Hopkins University Press. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0801843774 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW33.2973649