Monarchy, Aristocracy and Democracy
In this podcast Dr Federico Santangelo of the University of Newcastle looks at the origins of the Roman Republic, how was it structured and how did the Republic developed politically and culturally.
1. The evidence.
2. From monarchy to Republic.
3. The struggle of the orders. A power-sharing agreement.
4. The religious dimension.
5. A successful blend of monarchic, aristocratic and democratic elements.