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    Diocletian's Reforms

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    Diocletian and his Reforms after the Crisis of the Third Century With over 1.7 million square miles of land, the Roman Empire reigned for over a thousand years. As with every empire and dynasty, the Roman Empire faced many challenges. These challenges lead the empire into a crisis during the third century: problems with succession, population, and the frontiers. It wasn’t until Diocletian came to power the empire started to recover from the crisis. Diocletian made the government into a Tetrarchy, improved tax efficiency, and increased the size of the army which became the reason the Roman Empire overcame the Crisis of the Third Century. The problem of succession, population, frontiers, and other minor causes almost the lead to the destruction…

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    Christian Empire, the reforms of Diocletian were, Social reforms, Military, Executive, Political, Religious, and Toll. Diocletian’s reforms were expensive and required a predictable income. His reforms results were less than easy to anticipate. He made the Social Reforms in order to give the emperors respect and overcome again. The military reforms to liberate from field armies. He separated the civil leaders from the military leaders. What Diocletian tried to accomplish was that he supported…

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    There are three aspects to Diocletian’s reform, but the reorganizing of Rome is the one that lead to the most significant changes within the Empire. During Diocletian 's reign, he set out to fix the problems that Rome was facing, both on the borders and internally. In order to fix these problems, Diocletian started reorganizing Rome, creating a tetrarchy, a rule of four people. This tetrarchy was supposed to give a closer oversight of the Empire, along with a smooth transfer of power. When…

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    is an event. And yes, you can use that as one of your choices – but you have to support your choice, not merely list three events.) The Roman Empire encompassed the British Isle and the lands of the Mediterranean and Black Seas which include Spain, France, Corsica, Greece, Asia Minor, (modern day Turkey) Crete, Cyprus, Palestine, and the northern coast of Africa. The expanse of land in addition to the cultural leaps in art, literature, philosophy, and politics helped make the Roman Empire was…

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    each under a vicar ("Gaius Aurelius Valerius Diocletianus”). This action assured Diocletian that little to no rebellions would arise. Rebellious generals now had a harder time setting up successful revolts, requests for food and money now required the consent of both the civil and military authority (Butler). However, by expanding the empire, Diocletian faced a new problem, the size of the empire. Due to this issue, Diocletian founded a new ruling style, the Tetrarchy. This meant the Roman…

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    Constantine's Hierarchy

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    Museum Paper *3 The Roman Empire, was the most powerful political and social structure in western civilization. With the empire growing so vastly and military leaders fighting to maintain control of the empire, the creation of the Tetrarchy was established, these series of events is also known as the Imperial Crisis. The Tetrarchy was supposed to be the perfect solution to maintaining order during this time period. Constantine XI, who was a part of the Tetrarchy rose to power after defeating…

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    Trade and commerce struggled because of the lack of agricultural workers along with harbor and road neglect. The economic struggle aroused an upper-class rebellion caused by the government’s decision to have the upper class work for no pay and were forced to give money to meet deficits. Freedom began to disperse and peasants became locked into their jobs in order t help the republic keep its place as a world power. A desire for military superiority led the Romans to begin building walls and…

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    The Collapse of Rome Though the Roman Empire was a very large and vast empire it still fell over a long period of time. Rome fell because of many different problems that went unsolved and eventually lead to Rome’s ultimate demise. Rome collapsed as the result of political issues, military issues, economic issues, social issues etc. A major reason the Roman Empire collapsed was because of political turmoil. Diocletian realized that the empire was too large for one person to control so he…

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    which 21 claimed the title of Emperor and in 268 the empire was divided or cut into three states the Gallic Empire, the Palmyrene Empire, Roman Empire by the army generals but later was brought together by Aurelian in 275 AD, thus reuniting the empire and after a decade later emperor Diocletian ended the crisis with the ascension and reforms. Emperor Diocletian also decided to divide the Empire by promoting Maximian to the post of an emperor or Augusti and giving him control of the western…

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    later years as Rome conquer more territory, they incorporated within their governing system that never gave conquered people's the same privileges or status. Those that spoke Latin among the defeated enemies were offered all the privileges of citizenship and obligations. Those who did not have to pay taxes and serve as soldiers and were not allowed to take part in the political system. New territories were ruled as military districts and a governor that was appointed by the senate. For years…

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