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The emperor and Rome : space, representation, and ritual / edited for the Dept. of Classics by Björn C. Ewald, Carlos F. Noreña.

Publication:
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Series:
Yale classical studies ; v. 35.
Yale classical studies ; v. 35
Format/Description:
Book
xviii, 365 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
City and town life -- Italy -- Rome -- History.
Emperors -- Italy -- Rome -- History.
Architecture -- Political aspects -- Italy -- Rome -- History.
Monuments -- Italy -- Rome -- History.
Rites and ceremonies -- Italy -- Rome -- History.
Popular culture -- Italy -- Rome -- History.
Political culture -- Italy -- Rome -- History.
Rome (Italy) -- History -- To 476.
Rome (Italy) -- Social life and customs.
Rome (Italy) -- Politics and government.
Contents:
By the emperor, for the people : "popular" architecture in Rome / Paul Zanker
The emperor and senatorial aristocracy in competition for public space / Werner Eck
Propaganda, staged applause, or local politics? : public monuments from Augustus to Septimius Severus / Emanuel Mayer
Pompey's theater and Tiberius' Temple of Concord : a late-Republican primer for an early-imperial patron / James E. Packer
Antonine Rome : security in the homeland / Mary T. Boatwright
Liberator urbis suae : Constantine and the ghost of Maxentius / Elizabeth Marlowe
The portraits of Roman emperors and their families : controversial positions and unsolved problems / Klaus Fittschen
Crossing the pomerium : the armed ruler at Rome / Michael Koortbojian
How the emperor Nero lost acceptance in Rome / Egon Flaig
The imperial funerary pyre as a work of ephemeral architecture / Eve D'Ambra
Roman imperial funerals in effigie / Javier Arce.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Ewald, Björn Christian.
Noreña, Carlos F.
Yale University. Dept. of Classics.
ISBN:
9780521519533 (hbk.)
0521519535 (hbk.)
OCLC:
615857169
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