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By Jonathan M. Hall

The aim of this booklet is to teach that the ethnic teams of historical Greece, like many ethnic teams during the international this present day, weren't finally racial, linguistic, non secular or cultural, yet social teams whose "origins" in extraneous territories have been simply as usually imagined as they have been actual. this can be the 1st learn to regard the topic from a really interdisciplinary viewpoint, embracing literature, fantasy, archaeology, linguistics and social anthropology. It additionally outlines the heritage of the examine of ethnicity in Greek antiquity.

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