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Revising the Mono-Cultural Nation-State Paradigm: An Introduction to Transcultural Perspectives.

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... 6 Braun-Holzinger focuses in particular on the representations of Suheans but also provides a general overview of the iconographic depiction of foreigners in art from the reigns of Ashurnasirpal II and Shalmaneser III. 7 Recent scholarship on the role of architecture, display, and elite consumption in constituting political hegemony in Assyria and the Levant include Winter 1993; Thomason 2016Thomason [2005; Osborne 2012, andFeldman 2015. 8 Comparative works that highlight the range of approaches to diversity in empire include Sinopoli 2001;Hoerder 2003;Cooper and Burbank 2010;Pitts 2010, andLavan et al. 2016. For studies of specific empires, see the examples cited in the main body of the paper. ...
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