Portfolio Category: Comparative Government

Ḫammurapi’s Code

Ḫammurapi’s Code

Dating to the 1700s BCE, Hammurabi’s Code is one of the oldest sets of laws. These laws help shed light on what life was like in Ancient Babylonia. In this ...
Death Throes Of The Republic

Death Throes Of The Republic

The wars which elevate Rome to superpower status also sow the seed for the downfall of its political system. Money, slaves, ambition, political stalemate, and class warfare prove to be ...