Chapter 13. Cities and Urban Life in the Western Provinces of the Roman Empire 30 BCE-250 CE

  1. David S. Potter
  1. Jonathan Edmondson

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996942.ch14

A Companion to the Roman Empire

A Companion to the Roman Empire

How to Cite

Edmondson, J. (2006) Cities and Urban Life in the Western Provinces of the Roman Empire 30 BCE-250 CE, in A Companion to the Roman Empire (ed D. S. Potter), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996942.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631226444

Online ISBN: 9780470996942

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Keywords:

  • western provinces;
  • empire;
  • municipia;
  • cults;
  • urban society

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Cities and the Framework of Roman Provincial Administration in the West

  • The Varying Status of Cities

  • Monumental City Centers

  • Urban Society

  • The Limits of Local Autonomy

  • Conclusion