VIEWS OF BARBARIANS

@article{Anderson2019VIEWSOB,
  title={VIEWS OF BARBARIANS},
  author={Thomas Anderson},
  journal={The Classical Review},
  year={2019},
  volume={69},
  pages={489 - 490}
}
J. examines relations between Greeks, Romans and their neighbours over two thousand years. Within his embrace he includes Greeks, Persians, Romans, pre-state or proto-state societies at the margins of empire and the non-Graeco-Roman subjects of the Roman Empire. The initial chapter ‘Meeting the Barbarians’ provides a historiographical discussion of the word ‘barbarian’ and its use in antiquity and by modern scholarship from the Renaissance to the twenty-first century. J. points out that when… Expand