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Material culture and social identities in the ancient world /

Other Authors: Hales, Shelley, 1971-, Hodos, Tamar.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Table of Contents:
  • Local and global perspectives in the study of social and cultural identities / Tamar Hodos
  • (Re)defining ethnicity: culture, material culture, and identity / Carla M. Antonaccio
  • Cultural diversity and unity: empire and Rome / Richard Hingley
  • Ingenious inventions: welding ethnicities East and West / Corinna Riva
  • Shaping Mediterranean economy and trade: Phoenician cultural identities in the Iron Age / Michael Sommer
  • Samothrace: samo- or thrace? / Petya Ilieva
  • The big and beautiful women of Asia: ethnic conceptions of ideal beauty in Achaemenid-period seals and gemstones / Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones
  • Unintentionally being Lucanian: dynamics beyond hybridity / Elena Isayev
  • Tricks with mirrors: remembering the dead of Noricum / Shelley Hales
  • Neutral bodies? female portrait statue types from the late Republic to second century CE / Annetta Alexandridis
  • Cultural crossovers: global and local identities in the classical world / David Mattingly.