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Rome, resistance to (cultural)

Rothe, Ursula (2012). Rome, resistance to (cultural). In: Bagnall, Roger S.; Broderson, Kai; Champion, Craige B.; Erskine, Andrew and Huebner, Sabine R. eds. The Encyclopedia of Ancient History. Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 5950–5953.

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The notion that the inhabitants of the Roman provinces may have expressed resistance to Rome by asserting aspects of their native culture was not unknown to early Roman historians such as Theodor Mommsen, who saw, for example, the dearth of Latin inscriptions in places like Paris as a manifestation of “silent resistance” to Roman culture.

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 2012 Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: 1-4051-7935-X, 978-1-4051-7935-5
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities > Classical Studies
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 34606
Depositing User: Ursula Rothe
Date Deposited: 30 Apr 2013 13:53
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:43
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