By Francis K.H. So
This assortment conceptualizes the query of rulership in earlier centuries, incorporating such varied disciplines as archaeology, artwork background, historical past, literature and psychoanalysis to demonstrate how kings and queens governed in Europe from the antiquity to early smooth instances. It discusses types of kingship equivalent to client-kingship, monarchy, queen consort and regnant queenship that happen gubernatorial strength in live performance with paternal succession and the divine correct of the king. whereas the king assumes a spiritual measurement in his compulsory capabilities, justice and peace are very important components to keep up his sovereignty. In sum, the energetic aspect of governmental energy is to maintain peace and order resulting in prosperity for the topics; the passive aspect of strength is to guard the topics from exterior assault and loose them from worry. those thoughts of energy locate concurrence nowa days in addition to in non-European cultures. via a really cross-cultural, transnational, multidimensional, gender-conscious and interdisciplinary research, this assortment deals a innovative account of the way strength has been exercised and verified in quite a few cultures of a few bygone eras.
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53, 581–5). Enemies of Athens fortified themselves there, the list including Demetrius Poliorcetes, Mithridates and Sulla (Facella 2006, p. 355). 12). 67). The specific context in which such Syrianness was invoked—namely, foreign occupation—implies tension instead of hybridity. Pausanias may have employed a rhetorical practice of distain that is akin to his own earlier comment concerning the rededication of icons of Miltiades and Themistocles, “reinscribing the names of the two into a Roman and a Thracian” (Paus.
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Why then the Mouseion Hill? 8; trans. -Y. WU but subsequently overcame them and brought a garrison even into the upper city, fortifying the place called the Museum. This is a hill right opposite the Acropolis within the old city boundaries, where legend says Musaeus used to sing, and, dying of old age, was buried. Afterwards a monument also was erected here to a Syrian. At the time to which I refer Demetrius fortified and held it. The reason for the hill’s attraction to foreign occupation lies in its strategic advantage.
Perceiving Power in Early Modern Europe by Francis K.H. So