The provincial administration of the Roman Empire in the 4th cent. AD
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The provincial administration of the Roman Empire in the 4th cent. AD

The entire Roman Empire was administratively reshaped under the rule of the emperors Diocletian (284–305) and Constantine I (306–337) and their successors. One of the reforms implemented by these emperors concerned the subdivision of the civil administration of the Empire into praefecturae under praefecti praetorio, dioeceses under vicarii and provincia…

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Olshausen, E., “The provincial administration of the Roman Empire in the 4th cent. AD”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 3 : Historical Atlas of the Ancient World, English edition by Christine Salazar (2010). Original German-language edition: Historischer Atlas der antiken Welt. Herausgegeben von Anne-Maria Wittke,Eckhart Olshausen und Richard Szydlak. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 3. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 22 September 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps3_BNPA224>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20091241



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