December 3 - Exam 2 Review

December 3 - Exam 2 Review - December 3, 2007 Exam 2 Review...

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December 3, 2007 Exam 2 Review Greece and Rome o Overall timeline BA: contact between Greece and Italy 1000: emergence of Etruscan culture; permanent settlement of Rome 800-600: Greek colonization of west Mediterranean 800: Etruscan alphabet inscriptions; 600: Latin 753: traditional founding of Rome 509: traditional overthrow of kings and founding of Republic 300-100: expansions: Italy, Mediterranean (Punic Wars) 44: death of Julius Caesar 31 BCE: Augustus controls empire 324: foundation of Constantinople o Italic religion Compared to Greek religion Defining rituals: sacrifice, haruspicy (entrails), lustration Gods: Italic, Hellenized; emphasis (shifting- exaugratio ) The Roman Pantheon o Origin, sphere of activity, cult center, rituals, associated heroes o “Capitoline Triad” Jupiter Juno Mars/Qurinius Minerva Venus Liber/Bacchus Ceres Mercurius Diana Vulcanus Apollo Janus etc. Religion in the Roman household
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