Power and privilege in Roman society

"How far were appointments in the Roman Empire based on merit? Did experience matter? What difference did social rank make? This innovative study of the Principate examines the career outcomes of senators and knights by social category. Contrasting patterns emerge from a new database of senator...

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Main Author: Duncan-Jones, Richard, , [Author]
Published: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, New York : Cambridge University Press, 2016.
Physical Description: xii, 229 pages.
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Contents/pieces: 2 records
Online Access: Online available (Cambridge Core)