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Disintegration by integration
Disintegration by integration

the Roman pattern

Author(s): Mihai Alexandrescu
Subject(s): Comparative history, Ancient World, 6th to 12th Centuries, Transformation Period (1990 - 2010), EU-Accession / EU-DEvelopment, Social Norms / Social Control, Geopolitics, Politics and Identity
Published by: Centre of European Dialogue and Cultural Diplomacy
Keywords: European integration; Roman Empire; Pax Romana; expansion; barbarian incursions;

Summary/Abstract: In a period when the European integration process seems to be threaten by external factors, my thoughts go back in the Ancient age when the integrity of the Roman Empire seemed to be dissolve also by external forces. Then there were two main enemies: Barbarians invasion and attacks of others actors. Institutional and social establishments were threatened along with commercial networks.

  • Issue Year: 5/2017
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 26-35
  • Page Count: 10
  • Language: English