Eberly College of Arts and Sciences
This unpublished research note is an expanded draft of comments on associations and patronage in ancient Rome published in Chapter 3 of The Commons: New Perspectives on Nonprofit Organizations, Voluntary Action and Philanthropy (Lohmann, 1992). It is intended to alert social scientists and students interested in the third sector to the importance of membership associations and groups in Rome well before the modern era.
Digital Commons Citation
Lohmann, Roger A., "Rome Was A City Built On Common Goods: A Research Memorandum" (2019). Faculty Scholarship. 871.