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Title: Contesting Identities of Pre-Roman Illyricum
Author(s): DZINO, Danijel
Journal: Ancient West & East
Volume: 11    Date: 2012   
Pages: 69-95
DOI: 10.2143/AWE.11.0.2175878

Abstract :
Research on pre-Roman identities in the western and central Balkan Peninsula is still awaiting a shift of paradigm from the frameworks in which it operated in the later 20th century, where it was seen as essentially static and primordial. This paper examines some identity-construction strategies amongst the indigenous communities of this area in the later Iron Age. It views the region as a zone where identities were actively negotiated between the western La Tène and the eastern Mediterranean socio-cultural templates.

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