Roman Law and Legal Tradition

HIST 442
Roman Senate

This course will focus on the role played by law, broadly writ, in the Roman world, and at what the law tells us about Roman political, administrative, and social institutions. It will look at how the law was administered and at the role of the Roman Senate, Roman emperors, and barbarian kings.

Tuesday/Thursday: 12.30-1.50 PM

Instructor: Prof. Ralph Mathisen