By Francis K.H. So
This assortment conceptualizes the query of rulership in prior centuries, incorporating such assorted disciplines as archaeology, paintings heritage, background, literature and psychoanalysis to demonstrate how kings and queens governed in Europe from the antiquity to early smooth occasions. It discusses sorts of kingship equivalent to client-kingship, monarchy, queen consort and regnant queenship that happen gubernatorial energy in live performance with paternal succession and the divine correct of the king. whereas the king assumes a spiritual size in his compulsory features, justice and peace are very important components to take care of his sovereignty. In sum, the energetic aspect of governmental energy is to maintain peace and order resulting in prosperity for the themes; the passive aspect of strength is to guard the themes from exterior assault and unfastened them from worry. those innovations of energy locate concurrence nowa days in addition to in non-European cultures. via a very cross-cultural, transnational, multidimensional, gender-conscious and interdisciplinary examine, this assortment bargains a leading edge account of the way strength has been exercised and confirmed in quite a few cultures of a few bygone eras.
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14. A relatively modern concept of State should not be confused with that of a Nation. 14). Marriott’s book has a comprehensive treatment of the topic from Plato, Aristotle to the twentieth century, detailing forms of government and modes of democracies. 15. The impact of Kantorowicz’s seminal work can be seen by the popular reference to it in the various papers in this anthology. One of his major notions that “the king dies but the crown lives” has won universal acclaim by theologians, philosophers and legal scholars.
In the account of the monumental façade, Antiochus IV attained higher magistracy befitting the sella curule. The visual presentation shows that his legacy and Philopappus’ success are interconnected. 87–89). Philopappus’ membership in the Arval Brethren is unique in terms of demarcating status. 115). 75–77, 113–118). It is perhaps possible that Philopappus’ inclusion is the result of his family’s legacy. 938). -Y. WU (IG II2 3451 =(I)nscriptiones (G)raecae (volume) III (edition) 1, 557). The title basileus, which literally means “king,” drew considerable attention, as Plutarch in the Questiones Conuiuiales described that “when basileus Philopappus was agonothete and acted as choregos for all the civic tribes together, the civic agon attained most intense of rivalries” (Plut.