TITLE

Non mos, non ius: Tacitus on the moral dimensions of political freedom

AUTHOR(S)
Mittelstadt, Michael C.
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
International Social Science Review;1995, Vol. 70 Issue 1/2, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Claims that the whole of Tacitus' work is pervaded with the theme of the connection between freedom and morality. Tacitus' adherence to the Roman historiographical tradition; Tacitus' demonstration of the importance of `virtus'; `Agricola' as a solution for aristocrats under the principate; Tacitus as a master at describing the collective emotional behavior of crowds.
ACCESSION #
9508213306

 

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