Chapter 20. Decline and Nostalgia

  1. Stephen Harrison
  1. Stephen Harrison

Published Online: 29 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996683.ch21

A Companion to Latin Literature

A Companion to Latin Literature

How to Cite

Harrison, S. (2005) Decline and Nostalgia, in A Companion to Latin Literature (ed S. Harrison), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996683.ch21

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631235293

Online ISBN: 9780470996683

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Keywords:

  • decline;
  • nostalgia;
  • expansion;
  • civil war;
  • literary themes

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Decline, Expansion and Civil War

  • The Golden Age, Decadence and Nostalgic Primitivism

  • Imperial Decline

  • Conclusion