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Author Graham, Mark W., 1970-

Title News and frontier consciousness in the late Roman Empire / Mark W. Graham
Published Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 247 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents pt. 1. Worldview -- pt. 2. Media : the triumph of the periphery -- pt. 3. Pagans, Christians, and frontiers
Summary "Approaching Roman frontiers with the aid of media studies as well as anthropological and sociological methodologies, Mark W. Graham chronicles and documents this significant transition in ancient thought, which coincided with, but was not necessarily dependent on, the Christianization of the Roman world."--Jacket
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Subject Communication -- Rome -- History.
Frontier thesis.
Limes (Roman boundary) -- History.
Rome -- Boundaries -- History.
Rome -- Civilization.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0472115626 (electronic bk.)
0472901060 (electronic bk.)
9780472115624 (electronic bk.)
9780472901067 (electronic bk.)