Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Cultural Identity in the Roman Empire by Ray Laurence

Examines the notions of ethnicity, citizenship and nationhood to determine what constituted cultural identity in the Roman Empire. The text collates recent research and uses diverse theoretical and methodological perspectives from archaeology, classical studies and ancient history to challenge our basic assumptions of Romanization and how parts of Europe became incorporated into a Roman culture. It argues that the idea of a unified and easily defined Roman culture is over-simplistic and offers alternative theories and models.

Buy Cultural Identity in the Roman Empire by Ray Laurence from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780415241496
ISBN-10: 0415241499
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x mm)
Pages: 220
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 18-Jan-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Cultural Identity in the Roman Empire by Ray Laurence

Book Reviews - Cultural Identity in the Roman Empire by Ray Laurence

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Cultural Identity in the Roman Empire book by Ray Laurence and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Ray Laurence

Ray Laurence is a Lecturer in the Department of Classics at the University of Reading. He is the author of The Roads of Roman Italy: Mobility and Cultural Change (Routledge 1999) and Roman Pompeii: Space and Society (Routledge 1994). Joanne Berry is Rome scholar in Italian studies at the British School at Rome. Her research interests are Pompeii, artefact assemblages and the Roman house.

Books By Ray Laurence

Families in the Greco-Roman World by Ray Laurence
Paperback, May 2013
$39.59
Roman Archaeology for Historians by Ray Laurence
Hardback, June 2012
$161.10