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Craft, Industry, and Landscape, in the Roman Imperial Marble Trade (2015)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Bradley Sekedat.

This paper provides an introduction to the session and its associated topics, while also presenting a case study of marble quarries in the Roman empire. Long regarded as an example of imperial power shaping craft production in provincial settings, the case study presented here explores these political and social relationships as located practices that play out in a landscape context. The dynamic interplay between local environmental conditions, existing social practices, and political power...