Flashcards in Scholars. Deck (3)
What did Skullard say on the patron- client relationship?
“Real power does not always reside where it officially appears to belong-patron-client relationships were not defined by laws or a constitutional set of rules.
What did Syme comment on the stoics?
“As for the tenents of the stoics, they could support the doctrines quite distasteful to the Roman republicans, namely monarchy or the brotherhood of man. The stoic teachings was nothing more than a corroboration and theoretical defence of certain traditional values of the governing class in an aristocratic and republican state.