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

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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