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The politics, literature and tradition of historic Rome in the course of the Flavian principate (69-96 ce) have lately been the topic of excessive research. during this quantity of recent, in particular commissioned reports, twenty-five students from 5 international locations have mixed to supply a serious survey of the interval, which underscores and re-evaluates its foundational value. many of the authors are proven overseas figures, yet a function of the quantity is the presence of younger, rising students on the leading edge of the self-discipline. The stories attend to a variety of subject matters, together with: the recent political payment, the function of the military, swap and continuity in Rome’s social buildings, cultural gala's, structure, sculpture, faith, coinage, imperial discourse, epistemology and political keep watch over, rhetoric, philosophy, Greek highbrow lifestyles, drama, poetry, patronage, Flavian historians, amphitheatrical Rome. All Greek and Latin textual content is translated.

Readership: worthwhile to a large readership, from the undergraduate pupil of Roman civilisation to the professional pupil.

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