TITLE

The Difference an Emperor makes: Notes on the reception of the Republican Senate in the Imperial age

AUTHOR(S)
Roller, Matthew
PUB. DATE
January 2015
SOURCE
Classical Receptions Journal;Jan2015, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the reception of the Republican Senate in Rome during the Imperial age. Topics mentioned include the definition of the terms "Republic" and "Empire," the functions and differences between the Republican senate and the Imperial senate, and the writings and views of politicians and historians Tacitus and Pliny the Younger on the Senate and on the role of the emperor.
ACCESSION #
100568896

 

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