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The Resource The construction of authority in ancient Rome and Byzantium : the rhetoric of empire, Sarolta A. Takács

The construction of authority in ancient Rome and Byzantium : the rhetoric of empire, Sarolta A. Takács

Label
The construction of authority in ancient Rome and Byzantium : the rhetoric of empire
Title
The construction of authority in ancient Rome and Byzantium
Title remainder
the rhetoric of empire
Statement of responsibility
Sarolta A. Takács
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines how rhetoric shaped the ancients' reality and played a part in the upkeep of their political structures
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
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Takács, Sarolta A
Dewey number
320.937 22
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JC83
LC item number
.T22 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • Rome
  • Byzantine Empire
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Politics and government
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • Byzantine Empire
  • Rome (Empire)
Label
The construction of authority in ancient Rome and Byzantium : the rhetoric of empire, Sarolta A. Takács
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. Republican Rome's Rhetorical Pattern of Political Authority -- Virtual Reality: To Win Fame and Practice Virtue -- Creation of a Public Image: Rome's Virtuous Man -- Virtue and Remembrance: The Tomb of the Scipiones -- Variations on the Theme: Cicero's Virtuous Roman -- Pater Patriae: Symbol of Authority and Embodiment of Tradition -- Virtuous Father: Gaius Julius Caesar -- Ch. 2. Empire of Words and Men -- Augustus's Achievements: A Memory Shaped -- Horace's Poem 3.2: Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori -- Nero: What an Artist Dies with Me! -- Vespasian: The Upstart from Reate -- Trajan: Jupiter on Earth -- Maximus: Hollywood's Ideal Roman -- Ch. 3. Appropriation of a Pattern Mending the Known World Order -- New World Order -- Constantine, Very Wisely, Seldom Said "No" -- Pagan's Last Stand -- Augustine: The Christian Cicero -- Claudian's On the Fourth Consulate of Honorius -- Ch. 4. Power of Rhetoric -- Last Roman Emperor: Justinian -- First Byzantine Emperor: Heraclius -- View to the West: Charlemagne -- Back to the East: A Theocratic State?
Control code
294758962
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 167 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511511813
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
X4359933
Other physical details
maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)294758962
Label
The construction of authority in ancient Rome and Byzantium : the rhetoric of empire, Sarolta A. Takács
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. Republican Rome's Rhetorical Pattern of Political Authority -- Virtual Reality: To Win Fame and Practice Virtue -- Creation of a Public Image: Rome's Virtuous Man -- Virtue and Remembrance: The Tomb of the Scipiones -- Variations on the Theme: Cicero's Virtuous Roman -- Pater Patriae: Symbol of Authority and Embodiment of Tradition -- Virtuous Father: Gaius Julius Caesar -- Ch. 2. Empire of Words and Men -- Augustus's Achievements: A Memory Shaped -- Horace's Poem 3.2: Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori -- Nero: What an Artist Dies with Me! -- Vespasian: The Upstart from Reate -- Trajan: Jupiter on Earth -- Maximus: Hollywood's Ideal Roman -- Ch. 3. Appropriation of a Pattern Mending the Known World Order -- New World Order -- Constantine, Very Wisely, Seldom Said "No" -- Pagan's Last Stand -- Augustine: The Christian Cicero -- Claudian's On the Fourth Consulate of Honorius -- Ch. 4. Power of Rhetoric -- Last Roman Emperor: Justinian -- First Byzantine Emperor: Heraclius -- View to the West: Charlemagne -- Back to the East: A Theocratic State?
Control code
294758962
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 167 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511511813
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
X4359933
Other physical details
maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)294758962

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