Paul Veyne (Editor).,. Georges Duby (Editor) .. Foram poucas as vezes que eu li sentindo que eu estava aprendendo algo a mais da história. Espero que os. View all 31 copies of HISTORIA DE LA VIDA PRIVADA. DE LA Paul Veyne; Peter Brown; Evelyne Patlagean; Michel Rouche; Yvon Thebert. Published by. Historia de la vida privada (Tomo 2) by Paul Veyne; Peter Brown; Evelyne Patlagean; Michel Rouche; Yvon Thebert and a great selection of similar Used, New.

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They could have been more gossipy like Suetonius and more animated like Simon Schama. Set up a giveaway. Jan 25, E7boehm rated it it was amazing Shelves: Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

The clerics taught that lovers who separated and found other lovers were “bigamists”, and their children re “bastards”. The work is, on the whole, excellent, but it’s a distinct style of scholarship, which may account for some of the confusion in the other reviews. The priests could not simply declare all existing marriages invalid.

Customers who viewed this item also viewed. First of the widely celebrated and sumptuously illustrated series, this book reveals in intimate detail what life was really like in the ancient world.

Using illuminating motifs, the authors weave a rich, colorful fabric ornamented with the results of new research and the broad interpretations that only masters of the subject can provide.

There’s a lot of information in here that, as a writer, makes you think about the whys and wherefores of day-to-day life in different cultures through history and throughout the hstoria. Jul 29, Thorlakur rated it liked it. This is a fine collection of essays on the changing quality of family life as classical Rome shifted to medieval Rome.


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I was aware of the translated history of the book and expected some issues but I get the sense that the translation is a faithful one – the original likely uses the same obfuscation in language to hide deeper problems.

There are numerous issues with this book.

At times history can look like a vast conspiracy amongst landowning light colored males and this series isn’t going to be any different–new cultural historians don’t have the “well, people did the best they knew how I’m finished with this book. The period on the early middle ages is rich and fascinating, but too brief. Mar 05, Amelia Voorsanger rated it it was amazing. Peter Brown’s bit is, as expected, fabby and butch.

Robin Lane Fox Washington Post This first volume is one of the most arresting, original, and rewarding historical surveys to be published in many years, and its value is enhanced by the hundreds of illustrations, which present almost every gida detail of private life as it was lived in the centuries.

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Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. From Library Journal These volumes, edited by Philippe Aries and Georges Duby, are aimed at both the scholar and layperson who wonder how people lived and behaved from ancient times to the present: For the most part the focus stays on everyday life as it was lived, not the exceptional events that often dominate historical narratives.

In the long process of conversion, many missionaries historai to assume that cultural standards from the old Near Hustoria were those of God, while those native to Europe came from the Devil.

A History of Private Life: From Pagan Rome to Byzantium

Feb 11, Paul rated it liked it Shelves: Interesting, but lacks citations and has strange translation issues. Why the seemingly obvious recapitulation of the title?


Nov 12, Kelly marked it as to-read. The book has had mixed fortunes. View all 6 comments. Full review to follow in a bit At the same time, his account of childhood has by now been widely criticised. So, neither engrossing nor very useful as a reference.

English Choose a language for shopping. Still, they increasingly denounced families that formed their own bonds independently, saying that these couples were living in sin.

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See all customer images. Share your thoughts with other customers. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. It is a unique book, feyne well worth reading. Now, thanks to Goodreads, I’m starting to synthesize all these fragments of random reading and really get down to studying regions and time periods. His contribution was profoundly significant both in that it recognised childhood as a social construction rather than as a biological given and in that it founded the history of childhood as a serious field of study.

Open Preview See a Problem? Only a quarter of the way there three other volumes to go but still it opens up the theme with a rounded look that includes texts, letters, architecture, painting, and all sorts of material culture.

Roger Kimball Wall Street Ve A book which makes the reader think, teasing and encouraging with spicy details, long views, a capacity for the unexpected insight. Privdaa particular installment contains one of my favorite stories about sodomy between newlyweds. This is no compendium of names and dates.