Cicero: On the Commonwealth and On the Laws

Cicero: On the Commonwealth and On the Laws

by Marcus Tullius Cicero
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521453445

ISBN-13: 9780521453448

Pub. Date: 03/28/2004

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Cicero's On the Commonwealth and On the Laws are his most important works of political philosophy. The present volume offers a scholarly reconstruction of the fragments of On the Commonwealth and a masterly translation of both dialogues. The texts are supported by a helpful, concise introduction, notes and other aids. Students in politics, philosophy, ancient

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Overview

Cicero's On the Commonwealth and On the Laws are his most important works of political philosophy. The present volume offers a scholarly reconstruction of the fragments of On the Commonwealth and a masterly translation of both dialogues. The texts are supported by a helpful, concise introduction, notes and other aids. Students in politics, philosophy, ancient history, law and classics will gain a new understanding of this seminal thinker thanks to Professor Zetzel's volume.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521453448
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2004
Series:
Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought Series
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)
Lexile:
1340L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Editor's note; Introduction; Chronology; Bibliography; Text and translation; Synopsis; On the Commonwealth: Book I; Book II; Book III; Book IV; Book V; Book VI; Unplaced fragments; On the Laws: Book I; Book II; Book III; Fragments; Biographical notes; Index of fragments; General index.

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