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Unformatted text preview: Carthaginians defeat Greeks 474 B.C. : Hiero of Syracuse defeats Etruscan forces at Cumae (near Naples) c. 520-450: Roman secession, followed by gradual political attrition by 295 B.C.: final reduction by Rome; political end vs. cultural survival V. The material culture and the political system; fibula (clasp) Interlude: film clip - my godchild Emilia is 10 today :) VI. Influences on Rome A. religion; augurs and haruspices ; disciplina Etrusca (cf. Disciplina Praesidium Civitatis ); ritual; Temple of Capitoline triad (Jupiter, Juno, Minerva) B. role of women in society C. gladiatorial games D. town planning; Hippodamus of Miletus (Asia Minor) E. realism or verism vs. (Greek) idealism in portrait sculpture F. Rome as an Etruscan city from c. 625 to 450 B.C. VII. Some pointers on how to read Plutarch's Romulus...
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course ENG ENG2101 taught by Professor Daveshaaw during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10