Penalties in Delphic paramone Clauses: A Gender Perspective. / Rubinstein, Lene.

Symposion 2019. ed. / Kaja Harter-Uibopuu; Werner Rieß. Vienna : Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2021. p. 455 (Akten der Gesellschaft für griechische und hellenistische Rechtsgeschiche; No. 28).

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Penalties in Delphic paramone Clauses: A Gender Perspective. / Rubinstein, Lene.

Symposion 2019. ed. / Kaja Harter-Uibopuu; Werner Rieß. Vienna : Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2021. p. 455 (Akten der Gesellschaft für griechische und hellenistische Rechtsgeschiche; No. 28).

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Rubinstein, L 2021, Penalties in Delphic paramone Clauses: A Gender Perspective. in K Harter-Uibopuu & W Rieß (eds), Symposion 2019. Akten der Gesellschaft für griechische und hellenistische Rechtsgeschiche, no. 28, Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Vienna, pp. 455. https://doi.org/10.1553/978OEAW90073

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Rubinstein, L. (2021). Penalties in Delphic paramone Clauses: A Gender Perspective. In K. Harter-Uibopuu, & W. Rieß (Eds.), Symposion 2019 (pp. 455). (Akten der Gesellschaft für griechische und hellenistische Rechtsgeschiche; No. 28). Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. https://doi.org/10.1553/978OEAW90073

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Rubinstein L. Penalties in Delphic paramone Clauses: A Gender Perspective. In Harter-Uibopuu K, Rieß W, editors, Symposion 2019. Vienna: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. 2021. p. 455. (Akten der Gesellschaft für griechische und hellenistische Rechtsgeschiche; 28). https://doi.org/10.1553/978OEAW90073

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Rubinstein, Lene. / Penalties in Delphic paramone Clauses: A Gender Perspective. Symposion 2019. editor / Kaja Harter-Uibopuu ; Werner Rieß. Vienna : Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2021. pp. 455 (Akten der Gesellschaft für griechische und hellenistische Rechtsgeschiche; 28).

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