History Extra Podcasts. Corruption in the Ancient World

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Description

What was corruption like in the ancient world - and how can studying it help us make sense of shady dealings in the 21st century? Matt Elton speaks to Shushma Malik, Marta Garcia Morcillo and Yehudah Gershon - three researchers behind the AHRC/DFG project "Twisted Transfers: Discursive Constructions of Corruption in Ancient Greece and Rome", to reveal more about ethics, immoral and abusive behaviour, collective values, and the dark side of profit and power in the ancient world.

Period11 Apr 2022

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleHistory Extra podcast: Corruption in the Ancient World
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletHistory Extra Podcasts. BBC History Magazine
    Media typeRadio
    Duration/Length/Size37 mins.
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date11/04/22
    DescriptionWhat was corruption like in the ancient world – and how can studying it help us make sense of shady dealings in the 21st century? Matt Elton speaks to Shushma Malik, Marta Garcia and Yehudah Gershon – three researchers behind a new project to reveal more about the murkier side of ancient Greece and Rome. 11.4.22
    Producer/AuthorBBC
    URLhttps://shows.acast.com/historyextra/episodes/corruption-in-the-ancient-world
    PersonsMarta Garcia Morcillo, Shushma Malik, Yehudah Gershon

Keywords

  • Corruption
  • Twisted Transfers
  • Ancient Corruption
  • Morality
  • Ethics
  • Ancient Greece
  • Ancient Rome