Augustan Age Notes

Augustan Age Notes - The Augustan Age Key Terms: Augustus...

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The Augustan Age Key Terms: Augustus Aqua ducts Pax Romana Jesus of Nazareth Judaea Mystery Religion Judaism Pontius Pilate Politics o Several political changes o Cut army in half Smaller more efficient army More loyal to him o Made himself irremovable o Accepted the title Augustus (revered one) - known as Augustus Caesar Power in the title o Created a constitutional monarchy that survived for 2.5 centuries A system of government that the King also has to work within Senate representation Society o Recognized the problems of the legion of landless, urban proletariat o Public works Building roads, bridges, aqua ducts Gives people jobs and make money Built up empire and made easier to travel Trading within and outside o Tried to reform the luxurious (decadent?) lifestyle of the Republic Thought they shouldn't need to live such decadent lifestyles Set examples, but did not work because noble liked their ways
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