History of Rome
Listed in: Classics, as CLAS-33
Luca Grillo (Section 01)
This course examines the political and social systems and struggles that marked Rome's growth from a small city-state to a world empire. Through various sources (Roman works in translation and material evidence) we will focus on the development of the republican form of government and its transformation into an empire. We will study also the daily life of the people and the impact of Christianity on the Roman Empire.
Spring semester. Professor Grillo.
KeywordsForeign culture taught in English
Offerings2015-16: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2010, Spring 2012