Experiencing Rome: Culture, Identity and Power in the Roman Empire

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Janet Huskinson
Routledge, Oct 28, 2013 - History - 400 pages
First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
 

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Contents

Communicating culture identity and power
29
The city of Rome capital and symbol
63
Elite culture and the identity of empire
95
Status and identity in the Roman world
125
Reading gender in the Roman world
153
Power culture and identity in the Roman economy
183
Urbanism and urbanization in the Roman world
213
Religion in the Roman world
245
The language of dissent
277
Jews and Jewish communities in the Roman empire
305
Concepts of peace
335
Index
369
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