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Banishment in the Later Roman Empire, 284-476 Ce Daniel Washburn

Banishment in the Later Roman Empire, 284-476 Ce

Daniel Washburn

Published November 13th 2012
ISBN : 9780415529259
Hardcover
248 pages
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Offering a reconstruction and interpretation of banishment in the final era of a unified Roman Empire, Daniel Washburn argues that exile was both a penalty and a symbol. As a marker of affliction or failure it articulated and cemented the powerMoreOffering a reconstruction and interpretation of banishment in the final era of a unified Roman Empire, Daniel Washburn argues that exile was both a penalty and a symbol. As a marker of affliction or failure it articulated and cemented the power asymmetry between the punisher and the punished.