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Being Greek under Rome : cultural identity, the second sophistic and the development of empire

Author: Simon Goldhill
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. [u. a.] : Cambridge Univ. Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Simon Goldhill explores the cultural conflicts of the second-century CE Roman Empire.

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Goldhill
ISBN: 0521030870 0521663172 9780521030878 9780521663175
OCLC Number: 917699526
Notes: Literaturverz. S. 362 - 389.
Description: VIII, 395 S.
Contents: List of contributors; Introduction: setting an agenda - 'everything is Greece to the wise' Simon Goldhill; Part I. Subjected to Empire: 1. From Megalopolis to Cosmopolis: Polybius, or there and back again John Henderson; 2. Mutilated messengers: body language in Josephus Maud Gleason; 3. Roman questions, Greek answers: Plutarch and the construction of identity Rebecca Preston; Part II. Intellectuals on the Margins: 4. Describing self in the language of the other: Pseudo (?) Lucian at the temple of Hierapolis Jas Elsner; 5. The erotic eye: visual stimulation and cultural conflict Simon Goldhill; 6. Visions and revisions of Homer Froma I. Zeitlin; Part III. Topography and the Performance of Culture: 7. 'Greece is the world': exile and identity in the Second Sophistic Tim Whitmarsh; 8. Local heroes: athletics, festivals, and elite self-fashioning in the Roman East Onno van Nijf; 9. The Rabbi in Aphrodite's bath: Palestinian society and Jewish identity in the High Roman Empire Seth Schwartz; List of works cited; Index of major passages discussed; General index.
Responsibility: ed. by Simon Goldhill.

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'... this is a rich and stimulating collection ... the issue of Greek cultural identity and self-fashioning is well explored through an impressive variety of detail.' Journal of Roman Studies

 
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