News and frontier consciousness in the late Roman Empire

"Approaching Roman frontiers with the aid of media studies as well as anthropological and sociological methodologies, Mark W. Graham chronicles and documents this significant transition in ancient thought, which coincided with, but was not necessarily dependent on, the Christianization of the R...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Graham, Mark W.
Format: eBook
Published: Ann Arbor University of Michigan Press 2006, ©2006
Online Access:
Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-230) and index
  • pt. 1. Worldview
  • pt. 2. Media : the triumph of the periphery
  • pt. 3. Pagans, Christians, and frontiers