Belief that humans are motivated by selfeshness.
Doubter, slow to believe.
Indifference to pleasure or pain.
A person who knows much about find food and wine.
Belief that pleasure or happiness is the chief god in life.
Divine or universial reason that guides the universe.
Laws collected and organized into legal codes.
Rome, Italy (Justinian code)
Origin of civil law.
Laws based on judge's decisions.
Origin of common law.
Alpha and Omega (symbol is Ω)
First and last letters int he Greek alphabet.
Sun centered universe.
Plato-root and stem of all evil.
Aristotle- parent of revelution and crime.
Aristotle, social class forming the best political community.
Sin of (excessive, overwhelming pride) often resulting in.
Model of hard work, simpliticy and unselfish. Repulbican dictator.
Leader of a great slave revolt; inspiration to revelutionaries, the opressed.
Largest outdoor theater of ancient Rome; site of gladitorial fights.
Temple to all of the Roman gods.
Bridgelike structures that carried water from mountains.
Government in which voters elect officials to run the government. It's the government that isn't a monarchy.
Powerful landowners, person of high birth.
Advirory body to the consuls; controlled public finances and forign affairs.
Refuse to approve, "I forbid".
Seperation of powers
Divide the government into different parts, different responsibilities and powers.
Checks and balances
One branch can limit the power of another.
Symbol of ancient Roman authorty.