Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 9 : The Early Mediterranean World, 1200–600 BC

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2.3.17. Greeks in Southern Italy
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A. Introduction

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Scholarly debate over what is traditionally known as  Greek colonization of western Mediterranean has intensified considerably over recent years [13]. Regardless of individual positions, there is a general consensus today that it is imperative to view the cultures of the early historical period in all their diversity, whereas interest formerly was focused primarily on the Greek component [19]. The  mobility of local communities of the H…

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Osanna, Massimo, “2.3.17. Greeks in Southern Italy”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 9 : The Early Mediterranean World, 1200–600 BC, English edition by John N. Dillon; Translated by Duncan A. Smart (2018). Original German-language edition: Frühgeschichte der Mittelmeerkulturen: Historisch-archäologisches Handbuch. Herausgegeben von Anna-Maria Wittke. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 2. Staffel, herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 10. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2015). Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps9_COM_006320>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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