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Optimates

 

a political group in the Roman republic during the late second century and the first century B.C.. The optimates reflected the interests of the nobilitas and were opposed to the populares.

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Tras el conflicto se produjo una fuerte reestructuracion del territorio, el victorioso Pompeyo y sus optimates, asignarian las tierras de los vencidos a las comunidades que les fueron favorables, esto supuso que asentamientos que habian gozado de relevancia durante la Segunda Edad del Hierro desaparecieran definitivamente, otros cambian de localizacion, generalmente cercana, y de manera general inician un breve camino que, apenas cien anos despues, desemboca en la primera oleada de privilegios urbanos (Curchin, 2012: 77-85).
The Optimates fought back, killing Caesar in a desperate attempt to save Rome from tyranny and restore the republic.
This control propelled the political ascendancy of the optimates (the nobility or aristocrats).
-- (1982), "Langage et societe: a propos des optimates et des populares," Latomus 41, 794-800.
Beyond populares and optimates; political language in the late republic.
" (2) The "time and temper" of the Roman people, as well as the competing political ideals between the optimates (the conservative aristocrats represented by the conspirators) and the populares (the progressive party represented by Caesar and Antony) are subtly reflected in Peter Hicks's set design.
The death of the Republic, the outcome of Caesar's successful revolt against the Optimates, could not be represented as the dawn of the new era of ethical government that Caesar intended.
E simplesmente porque os optimates nao podem incorrer em tais desvios, diga Cipiao o que quiser sobre a liberdade, sobre a justica, sobre a equidade (vide pp.
* Los reyes de Castilla y el * Es "ley natural" que dominen Papa tienen "el mismo poder y "los mejores" u "optimates", jurisdiccion" sobre los en una vision eugenesica (pg.
According to Saint Thomas Aquinas there were three "orders" of people in the cities: the supremi or optimates (the patriciate), the medii or the populus honorabilis and finally the infimi or the vilis populus.
Estudos recentes tem procurado demonstrar o complicado jogo politico e economico romano, a epoca dos Gracos e durante a derrocada da Republica, ao longo das acirradas disputas entre os optimates e os populares.
92,33 cunctos suos optimates agregari iussit in unum; p.