07-10-10 --- HIEU102 Lecture 4

07-10-10 --- HIEU102 Lecture 4 - 07-10-10 1. Rome of the...

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07-10-10 1. Rome of the Kings (cont’d) a. Rome Under the Kings i. Social Institutions 1. family, gens, curia, tribe ii. Government 1. Senate, Curiate Assembly iii. Religion 1. wasn’t about morals or ethics a. 2. was about worshipping the Gods 3. had all sorts of holidays, festivals, prayers a. made prayers of promise and vows: “kill him and I’ll kill a cow” iv. Falmens, college of pontiffs/ pontifex maximus, vestal virgins, fetiales v. Roman Domain v. Latin League: 1. Roman domain was the territory around Rome that was under military control of Rome a. They were Roman by nationality and had legal trading rights 2. Latin League was a union of the independent Latin nations, which was HEADED by Rome. To be in the Latin League, you were not under the control of Rome (fully) b. Rome and the Latins i. The Latin Festival (Latiar) 1. Major Festival held once a year in honor of Jupiter Latiarus; all Latins participated in a. United them b. However, cities still waged war against each other
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course HIEU 102 taught by Professor Miano during the Fall '07 term at UCSD.

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07-10-10 --- HIEU102 Lecture 4 - 07-10-10 1. Rome of the...

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