Unformatted text preview: What was dignitas ? Who had it? How was it won? 5. How did one obtain auctoritas ? 6. What was mos maiorum and why was it important? 7. Why is Polybius’ description of a Roman funeral valuable to us? 8. What do we learn about actual Roman values from Horace’s fable of the country mouse and the city mouse?...
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- Spring '08
- Classics, Roman law, roman society, Way Study Questions, actual Roman values