Q3. Study Questions for Lecture 4

Q3. Study Questions for Lecture 4 - her husband and...

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Classics 2123: The Roman Way Spring 2008 Study Questions for Lecture 4. Roman Family Values 1. What is a familia ? 2. What is a paterfamilias ? What is patria potestas ? 3. What is meant by manus ? 4. What was the role of the state in Roman marriage? What was the role of the state religion in marriage? 5. What virtues was a wife expected to display? How was she expected to behave towards
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Unformatted text preview: her husband and children? 6. What is meant by an univirata ? 7. Why was birth control practiced? 8. Why was abortion practiced? 9. What was exposure? When and why was it used? 10. What roles for mothers and fathers do our literary sources present to us? 11. When would divorce occur? How was it arranged?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course CLA 2123 taught by Professor Wise during the Spring '08 term at FSU.

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