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Lessons from an old millennium: Law and regulation in the ancient city

Kendall, G. and Wickham, G. (1999) Lessons from an old millennium: Law and regulation in the ancient city. In: The Australian Sociological Association (TASA) 1999 Conference, 7 - 10 December, Melbourne, Australia

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Abstract

We address the relationship between law and regulation through a discussion of the regulation of urban life in the ancient world. We advance the assertion that, as in the ancient world, we should understand law's role in modem societies as part of a larger regulatory canvas.

Publication Type: Conference Paper
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Copyright: © Copyright remains with the authors
Notes: In: M. Collis, L. Munro, and S. Russell (eds), Sociology for a New Millennium: Challenges and Prospects. Melbourne: Monash University Press, 399-406.
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/8352
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