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Strategies of distinction the construction of ethnic communities, 300 - 800

Author: Walter Pohl
Publisher: Leiden Boston Köln Brill 1998
Series: The transformation of the Roman world, Vol. 2
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Pohl
ISBN: 9004108467 9789004108462
OCLC Number: 243871916
Notes: Literaturverz. S. 307 - 338
Description: VI, [16], 347 S. Ill., Kt. 25 cm
Contents: W. Pohl: Telling the Difference: Signs of Ethnic IdentityE. Chrysos: Ethnic Names and Territorial NamesJ. Jarnut: Nomen et GensP. Heather: Disappearing and Reappearing TribesD. Claude: Remarks to the relationship between Visigoths and Hispano-Romans in the 7th CenturyJ. Liebeschuetz: Citizen Status and Law in the Roman Empire and the Visigothic KingdomG. Ripoll: The Arrival of the Visigoths in Hispania: Population Problems and Process of AcculturationB. Pohl-Resl: Legal Practice and Ethnic Identity in Lombard ItalyM. Kazanski: Le royaume de Vinitharius: Le recit de Jordanes et les donnees archeologiquesJ. Arce: Hydatius and the Camels of GallaeciaP. Heather: Theoderic Augustus: Myth and Reality in Cassidorus's VariaeD. Harrison: Political Rhetoric and Political Ideology in Lombard ItalyM. Hardt: Royal Treasures and Representation in the Early Middle AgesM. Schmauder: Imperial Distinction or Barbaric Imitation? The Kaiserfibeln
Series Title: The transformation of the Roman world, Vol. 2
Responsibility: ed. by Walter Pohl. With Helmut Reimitz
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This volume discusses the process of construction of ethnic identities in the post-Roman world. What did names, law, language, costume, burial rites, rhetoric, culture, royal representation or  Read more...


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'...a useful and generally substantial collection of articles...'Roger Collins, Early Medieval Europe, 2000.

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