Publications [#235305] of Joshua D. Sosin

Papers Published

  1. Sosin, JD, A metic was a metic, Historia Zeitschrift Fur Alte Geschichte, vol. 65 no. 1 (January, 2016), pp. 2-13, ISSN 0018-2311
    (last updated on 2019/01/20)

    In Classical Athens, an immigrant who stayed longer than about a month was required to register a citizen as prostates and to commence paying the metoikion. So were freed slaves. A recent study treats these freeborn and freedman metics as distinct legal types of resident alien. Athenian law did not.