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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Nerva, the Senate and People of Rome, and Italy

Nathan T. Elkins.

in The Image of Political Power in the Reign of Nerva, AD 96-98

September 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient and Classical Art (to 500 CE); Classical History. 16262 words.

The most intensively studied images on Nerva’s coins are his bronze coins that denote specific aspects of the emperor’s policy. These speak directly to Nerva’s domestic agenda and his...

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Introduction

in The Etruscans

May 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient and Classical Art (to 500 CE); Classical History; Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE). 1421 words.

The Introduction explains who the Etruscans were and puts them in a historical context. Where did they come from and why was their language so unusual? For 500 years, from around 400 to 900...

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