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Delivering a wealth of views on African glossy and Modernist artwork from the mid-nineteenth century to the current, this new spouse positive factors essays via African, eu, and North American authors who investigate the paintings of person artists in addition to exploring broader issues similar to discoveries of latest applied sciences and globalization.

• A pioneering continent-based evaluation of contemporary artwork and modernity throughout Africa
• contains unique and formerly unpublished fieldwork-based material
• good points new and complicated theoretical arguments concerning the nature of modernity and Modernism
• Addresses a extensively said hole within the literature on African paintings

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2004) “The disunited subject: human history’s split into ‘history’ and ‘archaeology’”, in Archaeology and Ancient History: Breaking Down the Boundaries, ed. E. Sauer (London 2004) 17–45. Sivan H. (2002) “From Athanaric to Ataulf: the shifting horizons of ‘Gothicness’ in Late Antiquity” in ‘Humana Sapit’: études d’Antiquité Tardive offertes à Lellia Cracco Ruggini, edd. -M. Carrié and R. Lizzi Testa (Paris 2002) 55–62. Smith J. M. H. ”, Gender & History 12 (2000) 552–71. Smith R. R. R. (2002) “The statue monument of Oecumenius: a new portrait of a late antique governor from Aphrodisias”, JRS 92 (2002) 134–56.

Jahrhundert n. : Ämter und Amtsinhaber in Clarissimat und Spektabilität (Frankfurt 1983). Provincial Government Our understanding of provincial government is still primarily based on the work of Jones (1964), who was interested above all in government and administration, although work on Libanius by Liebeschuetz (1972), on papyri by Bowman (1971), and on inscriptions by Lewin (ca. 1995) has allowed us to better grasp the workings of government in practice. Thus we now lean less heavily on the detailed but sometimes too theoretical information provided by the law codes.

300 –1450 (Cambridge 1985). Christianisation Shean J. F. D. , Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison 1998); Tomlin R. S. O. (1998) “Christianity and the late Roman army”, in Constantine: History, Historiography and Legend (London 1998) 21–51. Varia Zuckerman C. (2002) “La Haute hiérarchie militaire en Afrique byzantine”, AnTard 10 (2002) 201–18; Ricci C. (2004) “Il sarcofago romano di un ufficiale anonimo e il tribunato di legione prima o dopo la riforma di Gallieno”, in L’Armée romaine de Dioclétian à Valentinian 1er (Actes du Congrès de Lyon, 12–14 Septembre 2002), edd.

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