The Romance of the Republic: Class Conflict and the Problem of Progress in Thomas Arnold's History of Rome (1838–42)

Randall, Vicky ORCID: 0000-0002-4923-3070 (2023) The Romance of the Republic: Class Conflict and the Problem of Progress in Thomas Arnold's History of Rome (1838–42). Journal of the History of Ideas, 84 (2). pp. 287-311. doi:10.1353/jhi.2023.0013

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Abstract

The article examines the work of nineteenth-century historian Thomas Arnold to analyze the significance of his work "History of Rome". Topics discussed include analogies between the constitution of the Roman Republic and the English state, historical studies of the Roman republic between 1799 and 1902 and Arnold's participation in the Romantic movement.

Item Type: Article
Article Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Social conflict; Envy; Historical literacy; World history; Historians; Rome; Roman history; Roman Republic, 510-30 B.C.
Subjects: D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D051 Ancient History
D History General and Old World > DE The Mediterranean Region. The Greco-Roman World
Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Creative Arts
Research Priority Areas: Culture, Continuity, and Transformation
Depositing User: Susan Turner
Date Deposited: 06 Jun 2023 10:55
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2023 09:46
URI: https://eprints.glos.ac.uk/id/eprint/12715

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