TheByzantineEmpire

TheByzantineEmpire - - The Code of Justinian (533)0-...

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The Byzantine Empire I. The Byzantine East (395–788) A. Eastern Roman Empire (the Byzantine Empire) - nomadic invaders unable to conquer capital - effects of war00000 B. 0Religion in Byzantium - church under direct control of the emperor - the problems of religious icons C0. Byzantine Laws, Culture and Society
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Unformatted text preview: - The Code of Justinian (533)0- Intellectual Life00- 0Constantinople: The Second Rome D. Society- hierarchical like Roman society- status governed by level of power not financial wealth- importance of holiness (the dead had status as saints)- aristocracy- farming class- women...
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2008 for the course HIST 1111 taught by Professor Simson during the Fall '07 term at Georgia Perimeter.

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