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Ideal government and the mixed constitution in the Middle Ages

Author: James M Blythe
Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2014] ©1992
Series: Princeton legacy library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James M Blythe
ISBN: 9780691602974 0691602972
OCLC Number: 1172894183
Notes: "Print on demand" -- back cover.
Date of publication taken from publishers website.
ISBN on title page verso is that of 1992 issue. Correct ISBN on back cover.
Originally published in 1992 and assigned new ISBN when reissued as a print-on-demand title in 2014.
Awards: Short-listed for Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 1992
Description: xvi, 343 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: PrefaceAcknowledgmentsPt. 1The Mixed ConstitutionCh. 1Introduction3Ch. 2The Mixed Constitution in Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages13Pt. 2Thomas Aquinas and His SuccessorsCh. 3Thomas Aquinas39Ch. 4Giles of Rome60Ch. 5Peter of Auvergne77Ch. 6Ptolemy of Lucca92Ch. 7Engelbert of Admont118Ch. 8John of Paris139Pt. 3The Fourteenth CenturyCh. 9Aristotelian Political Thought In the Fourteenth Century161Ch. 10Relativism and the Best Polity165Ch. 11Kingship, Popular Sovereignty, and the Mixed Constitution180Ch. 12Nicole Oresme and the Synthesis of Aristotelian Political Thought203Pt. 4The Fifteenth Century and the Early Modern PeriodCh. 13Conciliarism243Ch. 14Later Theories of Mixed Government in England and Northern Europe260Ch. 15The Mixed Constitution and Italian Republicanism278Ch. 16Conclusion301Bibliography309Index337
Series Title: Princeton legacy library.
Responsibility: James M. Blythe.


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