Roman rural specialisation in the north west: boom and bust?
Nevell, MD 2011, 'Roman rural specialisation in the north west: boom and bust?' , Archaeology North West, 2 , pp. 48-57.
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This article examines the new evidence for specialisation in the Roman rural economy in the southern part of North West England. In order to understand the context of this specialisation the chronological pattern observed for rural and urban-type settlements within this area is reviewed. Then the evidence for rural specialisation is analysied. Finally, the role of the Roman army as a stimulus for the growth and subsequent decline in specialisation is discussed.
|Themes:||Built and Human Environment|
Memory, Text and Place
|Schools:||Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment > Centre for Applied Archaeology|
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment
|Journal or Publication Title:||Archaeology North West|
|Publisher:||Council for British Archaeology North West|
|Depositing User:||MD Nevell|
|Date Deposited:||20 Jul 2011 12:29|
|Last Modified:||26 Aug 2011 11:55|
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