Machine derived contents note: 1. Introduction: Roman poverty in context / Robin Osborne; 2. The poor in the city of Rome / Neville Morley; 3. Stratification, deprivation and quality of life / Walter Scheidel; 4. 'You do him no service': an exploration of pagan almsgiving / Anneliese Parkin; 5. Writing poverty in Rome / Greg Woolf; 6. Population and poverty in Roman Egypt / Dominic Rathbone; 7. A pragmatic approach to poverty and riches: Ambrosiaster's Quaestio CXXIV / Sophie Lunn-Rockliffe; 8. Portraying the poor: descriptions of poverty in Christian texts from the Late Roman Empire / Richard Finn; 9. Throwing parties for the poor: poverty and splendour in the late antique Church / Lucy Grig; 10. Rhetoric and reality in Salvian of Marseille's portrayal of the poor / Cam Grey; 11. Poverty and Roman law / Caroline Humfress.
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