Basis of Agrippina's Power and Influence

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Describe the basis of Agrippina’s power and influence in her time (10 marks) The female role models in her life were the Imperial Women. Livia, wife of Augustus was a great influence. She was a powerful woman who held the title of Augusta after her death. The Julio-Claudian women held great prominence and would have acted as role models to Agrippina.

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Balbans Theory Of Kingship Balban had to face many hardships after his accession to the throne in 1266. The affairs of the state had fallen into confusion on account of the incompetence of the successors of Iltutmish. The royal treasury was empty. The prestige of the stage had sunk low. The arrogance of the Turkish nobles had increased.To quote Burani, The fear of the governing power, which is the basis for all good government and the source of glory and splendor to the state, had departed from the hearts of all men and the country had fallen into a wretched condition. The Delhi Sultanate was also exposed to Mongol invasions.To overcome the internal and external problems and to restore the glory of the kingship, Balban decided to act upon a comprehensive and long-term policy. Balban was right to find that the prestige of the king was the most important prerequisite for the success of monarchy. He introduced a concept of kingship generally known as Kingship Theory of Balban, a blend of Sasanid concept of kingship and the Abbasids concept of Caliphate in Baghdad. He was determined to raise the status of kingship to the extent that people even could not think o

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