A Companion to Ethnicity in the Ancient Mediterranean

A better half to Ethnicity within the old Mediterranean provides a entire selection of essays contributed by way of Classical reviews students that discover questions in terms of ethnicity within the historic Mediterranean global.

Covers themes of ethnicity in civilizations starting from historic Egypt and Israel, to Greece and Rome, and into past due Antiquity
• beneficial properties state-of-the-art examine on ethnicity on the subject of Philistine, Etruscan, and Phoenician identities
• finds the specific relationships among historical and smooth ethnicities
• Introduces an interpretation of ethnicity as an lively section of social id
• Represents a primary wondering of officially permitted and glued different types within the box

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