2023-2024 Catalog

HIST 202 History of Ancient Rome

An investigation of how Rome grew from a small city-state to become a vast and complex state governing an empire. The course will assess various social, economic, and political institutions and structures while exploring how they fit into Rome's historical development. An inter-disciplinary approach to understanding historical processes in a world radically different from our own. Emphasis is placed on developing interpretations based on primary source evidence. [SS, GM1]


M. Clark