Fall of Roman Empire
... did the Roman Empire fall? Ammara Ferwa 050554542 CECN205 Dr. Lucian Dronca Due August 5, 2009 The Roman Empire was one of the largest and most influential Empires. Its influence on architecture, philosophy, law, language, religion and government of nations around the world lasts to this day. Many factors played a role in the fall of Roman Empire: a weakened economy, social changes, invasions and military reasons are the few major causes of decline of the Empire, discussed here.
The Emperor Diocletian
In the third century the Romans decided to increase the number of people under Roman rule and create a unified citizenry (Mathisen, 2006). But the ever expanding empire did not have a good budgetary ec...