Methods of governance and law in the Classical Empires
The Growth of the Empire
Roman aristiocrats overthrew the monarchy and and established a republic
Sparta, Athens, and Hellenism
The Greeks created the idea of citizenship. They developed the need for political rights which led to the creation of a democracy.
Qin Dynasty and Han Dynasty
Brought in Legalism and a uniform system of weights. Brought in moralistic and confucianism.
Mauryan and Gupta Empire
Ashoka, the most important Mauryan emperor, conquered a lot of India. Gupta Empire was much smaller and continued past tradition.