How Did Roman Emperors Use Propaganda

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The Roman Emperors were absolute rulers who held great power but their reigns success depended on many factors with the most important one being, loyalty from his Empire and everyone in it. In order for the emperors to remain in power they needed the public to be in their favour, which includes the countries that became a part of the Roman Empire through colonization. They did so by manipulating architecture to depict a positive representation of themselves to help them gain favour from their people. They couldn’t get away with using military force or legal and constitutional power to enforce and install their power and win favour, they were practically required to use propaganda through architecture in order to attain loyalty from the Roman
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