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The city in motion

Alternative title:
movement and space in Roman architecture and gardens from 100 BC to AD 150
Abstract:

This dissertation examines the interaction between leisured movement and space in Rome from 100 BC – AD 150, primarily drawing upon archaeological evidence from Rome, central Italy and the Bay of Naples. This thesis argues that leisured movement was significant and that an examination of the relationship between leisured movement and space provides new insights into Roman architecture, gardens, attitudes to design and space. Chapter one reviews the theoretical models associated with the stud...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
School of Archaeology
Oxford college:
St John's College
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Supervisor
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Supervisor
Publication date:
2007
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Language:
English
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UUID:
uuid:404995dc-d61f-4c73-9983-a896cb19a248
Local pid:
ora:1990
Deposit date:
2008-05-20

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