Tribuni Plebis

Antique Constitutionalism

Abstract

Presented by the author study examines in detail and depth appearance and growth of ancient constitutionalism in Athens and the Roman Republic during its classical period III–II century BC.

The main focus is directed towards the study of public institutions and their functions in the state government. Special attention is paid also on the activities of famous people who have contributed to the formation and development of antique constitutionalism, as well as – on important events in the history of the Athenian Republic and Rome, left a lasting impression in the public and political life of their societies.