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Last Year in Jerusalem: Monuments of the Jewish War in Rome 1

Fergus Millar

in Flavius Josephus and Flavian Rome

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199262120
eISBN:
9780191718533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199262120.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter explores in detail the role of the Flavian victory in Judaea in the physical transformation of the city of Rome. The triumph of Vespasian and Titus ex Iudaeis in June 71 CE was an event ... More


Pax and the Politics of Peace: Republic to Principate

Hannah Cornwell

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198805632
eISBN:
9780191843587
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198805632.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This book examines the two generations that spanned the collapse of the Republic and the Augustan period to understand how the concept of pax Romana, as a central ideology of Roman imperialism, ... More


Peace over Land and Sea

Hannah Cornwell

in Pax and the Politics of Peace: Republic to Principate

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198805632
eISBN:
9780191843587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198805632.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The focus of this chapter is on understanding the earliest stages of Augustus’ regime and its self-representation in terms of pax, exploring how peace fits into the profuse displays of triumphal ... More


The <i>Pax Augusta</i>

Hannah Cornwell

in Pax and the Politics of Peace: Republic to Principate

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198805632
eISBN:
9780191843587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198805632.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The subjugation of the Western provinces was celebrated by the dedication of an altar to Augustan Peace (the ara Pacis Augustae) at Rome. This chapter examines in detail the dedication of that highly ... More


Conclusion: From to

Hannah Cornwell

in Pax and the Politics of Peace: Republic to Principate

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198805632
eISBN:
9780191843587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198805632.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Peace had dominated the discourse on the nature of Roman imperialism as the political institutions of the state were questioned and debated during the civil wars of the 40s and 30s BC, to the slow ... More


Introduction: Roman Imperialism and the Meaning of Peace

Hannah Cornwell

in Pax and the Politics of Peace: Republic to Principate

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198805632
eISBN:
9780191843587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198805632.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The purpose of this study is to examine the role of peace, specifically the concept designated by the word pax, in Roman political thought, and to explore the ways in which it became a vehicle for ... More


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