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Meurer, Tabea L.
Spätantike Statusdiskurse senatorischer Eliten in Gallien und Italien
[Negotiating the Past: Late Ancient Discourse on Status among the Senatorial Elites of Gaul and Italy]
Series:Millennium-Studien / Millennium Studies 79
Aims and Scope
This study in cultural history addresses the value of past relations in Gallo-Roman and Italian discourses on social status in late antiquity. The volume examines how senatorial figures referred back to ancestors and ancient times to better position themselves in relation to their peers. At a broader level, it describes the negotiative processes surrounding the establishment of rank.
- 24.0 x 17.0 cm
- xi, 418 pages
- 2 Tables
- Type of Publication:
- Elite research / late antiquity; Gaul / late antiquity; Senators / late antiquity