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Unformatted text preview: Paterfamilias Father of household Power of life and death of everyone and everything connected with household Could sell into slavery When died, every son becomes Paterfamilias in own right Materfamilias Wife of the paterfamilias Married women were highly regarded, still not many rights When paterfamilias dies, no longer materfamilias...
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course HISTORY 207 taught by Professor Detreville during the Summer '07 term at N.C. State.
- Summer '07
- Ancient Rome