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How was the Roman Empire Latinized?

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How was the Roman Empire Latinized?

What is Latinization?:

Latinization, or Romanization, was the process of Roman territories and peripheral populations adopting Roman culture and language. The Roman religion and language were brought to acquired territories. This increased the power of the Roman Empire over its territories and legitimized its rule. Additionally, Latinization allowed Roman influence to extend past its official boundaries into peripheral territories.

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Often, acculturation occurred in the wealthy and influential and moved down to lower social classes. Upper-class children were sent to Rome to become...

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