Unformatted text preview: o 15 BCE – Tiberius transfers elections to senate. o Popular participation o Institutes treason trials. Acccused of treason if plotting against emperor or slander. Move from freedom of speech to tyrannical. o 26 – leaves for Island of Capri and never returns to Rome o Sejanus gets much more power o Sejanuus was killed and replaced, Tiberius assassinated in 37 AD o Caligula succeeds Means Little Boot because he would sit in his father’s (Germanicus’s) military boot. • Lucius Aelius Sejanus o Prateorian prefect o 12 – 41 CE o Has army gather seashells (mental illness?)...
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This note was uploaded on 06/12/2011 for the course HUMA 111 taught by Professor -- during the Spring '11 term at Rice.
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