Livy pp. 165-265
1) How did legal and social reforms make life better for the lower
strata of society (the Plebeians)?
2) What are the major threats to the Romans' stability as a society
during the Republic? How do they chose to protect their liberty?
3) Contrast Livy's depiction of Titus Quinctius Capitolinus (pp.
257-61) and Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus (pp. 197-216) with Appius
Claudius (pp. 231-51). Who is a good leader and why? Why do you think
that Livy places the story of Appius Claudius in between his
discussions of Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus and Titus Quinctius