New Man

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New Man

n
the New Man a type of modern man who allows the caring side of his nature to show by being supportive and by sharing child care and housework
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In 436 AD, Strategius I was a novus homo locally prominent for administering imperial land in Oxyrhynchus, Egypt, notes McConnell, and in 539 AD, his descendant Apion II became consul before he was 20 years old.
Second, and equally controversially, as a novus homo or a provincial outsider he sought to plant his flag squarely among the Christian literary elite, whose authority usually rested on episcopal dignity.
In the view of his successor, the novus homo Marcello Virgilio, for the studia humanitatis to survive the Savonarolan critique required reintegration with civic life.