Rulers and ideology

Name and discuss three examples from this course of how rulers used ideology to control the subjects of their cities, states, or empires.

Some notes that might be relevant for finding answer for this question:

– This course covers the history of the (whole) world from our earliest ancestors to the sixteenth century C.E.

– It also covers Hammurabi of Babylon, the Assyrian Empire, the early Chinese empires (Shang, etc), the Rome empire