World History I

Bruce A. McMenomy, Ph.D. and Christe A. McMenomy, Ph.D. for Scholars Online
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Chapter 6: The World of Rome
750 B.C.E. to 400 C.E.

25: Wed, Nov 29, 2017

Please post in the forum for the day a short essay in response to this question:

Greece offered us a set of models of polities in the form of city-states, with a brief foray into imperial government with Alexander. Rome for the first time in the world presents a model of a massively centralized government of significant duration over an unprecedented territory. How did Rome address the issue of creating a uniform culture and government out of so many heterogeneous ingredients? (You may also discuss some of the things we've talked about in terms of resources, communities, and power.) You might want to consider specifically: