Power, Politics and Society
In this podcast Dr Emma-Jayne Graham and Dr Ursula Rothe of the Open University examine Roman Imperial Society.
1. Hierarchy - social and legal status.
2. Life as a slave.
3. The Patron-Client system.
4. The place of the family in the Roman world.
5. Affection between parents and their children.
7. Marriage & divorce.
8. What was expected of married couples?
9. What was the role of a wife?
10. Exceptions to the rule.