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Clientela or Amicitia? Modeling Roman International Behavior in the Middle Republic (264-146 B.C.)

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Burton, P (2003) Clientela or Amicitia? Modeling Roman International Behavior in the Middle Republic (264-146 B.C.). Klio, 85 (2). pp. 333-369. ISSN 0075-6334

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Abstract

Over forty years have passed since the appearance of Ernst Badian's very influential one
might even say canonical -study of Roman Republican imperialism and international relations, "Foreign Clientelae." Although his central thesis has not gone unchallenged, it remains a fixture of Republican scholarship -and this despite a sustained attack nearly two decades ago by Erich Gruen. The purpose of this paper will be to revisit and supplement
Gruen's critique in order to make the case for a new, ,international amicitia' model of Roman international relations, which, I suggest, can better account for Republican imperial and diplomatic behavior than the foreign clientela model.

Item Type: Article
Journal or Publication Title: Klio
Page Range: pp. 333-369
ISSN: 0075-6334
Date Deposited: 03 Feb 2008 22:42
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:29
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