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Cosmopolis : imagining community in late classical Athens and the early Roman Empire / Daniel S. Richter.

Author/Creator:
Richter, Daniel S.
Publication:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 278 p. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Mediterranean Region -- Intellectual life.
Rome -- Intellectual life.
Community life -- Mediterranean Region -- History -- To 1500.
Cultural pluralism -- Mediterranean Region -- History -- To 1500.
Mediterranean Region -- Ethnic relations.
Rome -- Ethnic relations.
Mediterranean Region -- Social conditions.
Rome -- Social conditions -- 510-30 B.C.
Athens (Greece) -- Intellectual life.
Greece -- Intellectual life -- 146 B.C.-323 A.D.
Contents:
Nature, culture, and the boundaries of the human community
After ethnicity : Zeno as citizen
The rhetoric of unity
"A pure world of signs" : language and empire
The origins of human wisdom
The unity of the divine.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780199772681 (alk. paper)
0199772681 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
651153712