Sökning: "Cicero"

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  1. 1. Weeping for the res publica : Tears in Roman political culture

    Författare :Johan Vekselius; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2018-04-06]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Antikens och forntidens historia; Antikens Rom; Romersk historia; Romerska riket; Kejsare; Tårar; Sorg; Gråt; känslohistoria; känslostudier; känslodisciplinering; Känslor; Latinsk litteratur; Grekisk litteratur; Antiken; Dygder och Laster; Dygder; Retorik; Historieskrivning; Talekonst; CIcero; Seneca; Tacitus; Livius; Antikens Grekland; Klassisk grekiska; Den romerska republiken; Kejsartid; Latinsk historieskrivning; Grekisk historieskrivning; Antikens historia; Antikens kultur och samhällsiv; Begravningar; Rome; Ancient Rome; Late Republican Rome; late Republic; Historiography; history of emotions; Tears; Weeping; Mourning; Virtues; Virtus; Pity; Clementia; Pietas; Oratory; Rhetoric; Cicero; Tacitus; Livy; The Roman Empire; The Roman Emperor; Latin historiography; Greek historiography; Grief; Ancient History; Classics; Ancient Greece; Funerals;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis explores the meaning and function of tears in Roman political culture during the Republic and the Early Empire in various historical settings: mourning, the law court, and in different political contexts where power, authority, and subjection were expressed or exercised. This is carried through by reading representations of weeping in Greek and Latin literary works in different genres, written by different authors. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Metaphors Cicero lived by : The Role of Metaphor and Simile in De senectute

    Detta är en avhandling från Centre for Languages and Literature, Lund University

    Författare :Aron Sjöblad; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2009]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Latin; Lakoff; Cicero; Johnson; ‘On Old Age’; Metaphor; De senectute; Kövecses;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract This dissertation examines the function of metaphor and simile in Cicero’s dialogue De senectute. For this purpose, it employs Lakoff-Johnsonian metaphor theory and compares the metaphorical concepts that the scholars of that tradition have found in English with the metaphors found in Cicero’s text. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Making Enemies : The Logic of Immorality in Ciceronian Oratory

    Detta är en avhandling från Centre for Languages and Literature, Lund University

    Författare :Isak Hammar; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ancient Rome; late Republic; political culture; Cicero; oratory; immorality; cultural logic; rhetoric; cultural history; invective;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines the role played by the topic of immorality in the extant speeches of the Roman politician Marcus Tullius Cicero (106-43 BCE)and subsequently in the Roman political culture of the late Republic. It traces the portraits of immorality that Cicero made of his political and forensic enemies throughout his political career and his use of immorality as an argument in the Roman Senate, public assembly, and the courts. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Gilbertus Universalis: Glossa ordinaria in Lamentationes Ieremie prophete. Prothemata et Liber I. A Critical Edition with an Introduction and a Translation

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Författare :Alexander Andrée; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Gilbert the Universal; Glossa ordinaria; Biblical exegesis; Old Testament; Lamentations; Cicero; rhetoric; loci rhetorici; the school of Laon; the Renaissance of the twelfth century; Paschasius Radbertus; editorial technique; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Classical philology Latin language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Klassiska språk Latin;

    Sammanfattning : The Glossa ordinaria on the Bible stands as one of the prime achievements of the period in western intellectual history known as the Renaissance of the twelfth century. In spite of the great number of still extant manuscripts very little is known about the circumstances around its composition. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Geometry in Varro, Cicero and Vitruvius. A Philological Study

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Erik Bohlin; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Classical philology Latin language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Klassiska språk Latin; Latin; Latin; Marcus Terentius Varro; Marcus Tullius Cicero; Vitruvius; geometry; ancient mathematics; Roman literature; De architectura; Disciplinarum libri; De geometria; De mensuris; artes liberales; ἐγκύκλιος παιδεία; Corpus Agrimensorum Romanorum; pair of compasses; Euclid;

    Sammanfattning : In antiquity the mathematical field of geometry was developed by the Greeks. As theRomans came into closer contact with Greek culture, they also encountered its repertoire of learning, of which geometry was a part. LÄS MER