Specialized Labor in Classical Antiquity: Economy, Identity, Community- 14-15/05/2021, Online (Zoom)
The notion of ‘specialized labor’ informs research on economic growth in antiquity, ancient slavery, urbanism, philosophical discussions of craft and knowledge, and so much more. But what is specialized labor? In what contexts did it exist in classical antiquity, and why? What were its economic consequences, and how did its existence shape discourses concerning work, knowledge, and identity? Who were the people performing this labor, and what impact did it have on their lives?
FECHA CONGRESO/CONGRESS DATE/DATA CONGRESSO: 14-15/05/2021
ORGANIZADOR/ORGANIZER/ORGANIZZATORE: Elliot Wilson (), Selena Ross (email@example.com), Kate Stevens (firstname.lastname@example.org)