New PDF release: Mediterranean Identities in the Premodern Era: Entrepôts,

By John Watkins,Kathryn L. Reyerson

the 1st complete size quantity to procedure the premodern Mediterranean from an absolutely interdisciplinary point of view, this assortment defines the Mediterranean as a coherent zone with designated styles of social, political, and cultural trade. The essays discover the construction, amendment, and stream of identities in keeping with faith, ethnicity, career, gender, and standing as unfastened or slave inside of 3 specific Mediterranean geographies: islands, entrepôts and empires. person essays discover such themes as interreligious clash and lodging; immigration and diaspora; polylingualism; classical imitation and canon formation; site visitors in sacred gadgets; Mediterranean slavery; and the dream of a reintegrated Roman empire. Integrating environmental, social, political, non secular, literary, creative, and linguistic issues, this assortment bargains a brand new version for forthcoming a unique nation-state as a distinct website of cultural and social exchange.

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By John Watkins,Kathryn L. Reyerson

the 1st complete size quantity to procedure the premodern Mediterranean from an absolutely interdisciplinary point of view, this assortment defines the Mediterranean as a coherent zone with designated styles of social, political, and cultural trade. The essays discover the construction, amendment, and stream of identities in keeping with faith, ethnicity, career, gender, and standing as unfastened or slave inside of 3 specific Mediterranean geographies: islands, entrepôts and empires. person essays discover such themes as interreligious clash and lodging; immigration and diaspora; polylingualism; classical imitation and canon formation; site visitors in sacred gadgets; Mediterranean slavery; and the dream of a reintegrated Roman empire. Integrating environmental, social, political, non secular, literary, creative, and linguistic issues, this assortment bargains a brand new version for forthcoming a unique nation-state as a distinct website of cultural and social exchange.

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The 1st complete size quantity to method the premodern Mediterranean from an absolutely interdisciplinary viewpoint, this assortment defines the Mediterranean as a coherent sector with specified styles of social, political, and cultural alternate. The essays discover the creation, amendment, and movement of identities in line with faith, ethnicity, occupation, gender, and standing as loose or slave inside of 3 certain Mediterranean geographies: islands, entrepôts and empires.

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