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Unformatted text preview: Often holds consulship SENATE 600 Members for life Ex-magistrates SC force of law (legislates) Choose Princeps Often defers to Princeps LEGATES From Equites and selected Senators MAGISTRATES Same as in Republic Senate chooses Imperial favor important ARMY Legates, coss. Praetors command Military units BUREAUCRACY Imperial household Administrative Taxation Treasury CITY City govt (Rome) SENATORIAL PROVINCES Settled, quiet areas IMPERIAL PROVINCES Major military forces MUNICIPIA Local rule DOMINUS Source of law Absolute rule IMPERIAL COUNCIL Advise Dominus BUREAUCRACY Imperial court Civil administration Taxation PROVINCES AND MUNICIPIA All free men citizens, also subjects Decuriones responsible for taxes SENATE City government Rome and Constantinople (2 Senates) ARMY 2 MASTERS OF THE ARMY...
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- Summer '08