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CONTENTS List of Illustrations Preface 1. Introduction: the Roman empire in the 21st century An archaeology of identity Particular studies and general problems The development of Roman studies 21st-century agendas 2. The practice of identity Texts and theory in a historical discipline Agency, structure and practice 4th-century problems 3. The material dimensions of 4th-century life: objects and spaces Studying materiality Portable material culture Architectural material culture Texts as objects Material practices and identity 4. The temporal dimensions of 4th-century life: traditions and change Studying temporality Biographies of assemblages Biographies of places Writing Roman history Tradition, transformation and structuration 5. The social dimensions of 4th-century life: interactions and identities Studying sociality From practices to identities The social world in late Roman Britain A topography of 4th-century identities 6. Conclusion: Roman Britain in the 4th century The dynamics of identification in late Roman Britain Late Roman Britain and the late Roman empire The archaeology of complex identities An empire for the 21st century? Bibliography Index About the Author
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Great Britain -- History -- Roman period, 55 B.C.-449 A.D.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- To 1066.
Great Britain -- Antiquities, Roman.
Romans -- Great Britain.