The Resource The politics of munificence in the Roman Empire : citizens, elites, and benefactors in Asia Minor, Arjan Zuiderhoek

The politics of munificence in the Roman Empire : citizens, elites, and benefactors in Asia Minor, Arjan Zuiderhoek

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The politics of munificence in the Roman Empire : citizens, elites, and benefactors in Asia Minor
Title
The politics of munificence in the Roman Empire
Title remainder
citizens, elites, and benefactors in Asia Minor
Statement of responsibility
Arjan Zuiderhoek
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the first two centuries AD, the eastern Roman provinces experienced a proliferation of elite public generosity unmatched in their previous or later history. In this study, Arjan Zuiderhoek attempts to answer the question why this should have been so
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DLC
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1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zuiderhoek, Arjan
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DF240
LC item number
.Z85 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Rome
  • Anatolië
  • Anatolien
  • Anatolië
  • Asia
  • Roman provinces
  • Roman provinces
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Social classes
  • Benefactors
  • Gifts
  • City and town life
  • Filantropen
  • Vrijgevigheid
  • Steden
  • Romeinse oudheid
  • Mäzenatentum
  • Römerzeit
  • élite
  • cité
  • Filantropen
  • Romeinse oudheid
  • Steden
  • Vrijgevigheid
  • Mäzenatentum
Label
The politics of munificence in the Roman Empire : citizens, elites, and benefactors in Asia Minor, Arjan Zuiderhoek
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-179) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Introducing euergetism: questions, definitions and data -- The size and nature of gifts -- The icing on the cake? -- The concentration of wealth and power -- The politics of public generosity -- Giving for a return: generosity and legitimation -- Epilogue: the decline of civic munificence
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 186 p.
Isbn
9780521519304
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008053773
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)261177540
  • (OCoLC)ocn261177540
Label
The politics of munificence in the Roman Empire : citizens, elites, and benefactors in Asia Minor, Arjan Zuiderhoek
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-179) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Introducing euergetism: questions, definitions and data -- The size and nature of gifts -- The icing on the cake? -- The concentration of wealth and power -- The politics of public generosity -- Giving for a return: generosity and legitimation -- Epilogue: the decline of civic munificence
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 186 p.
Isbn
9780521519304
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008053773
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)261177540
  • (OCoLC)ocn261177540

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