Nicholas of Cusa: The Catholic Concordance

Nicholas of Cusa: The Catholic Concordance

by Nicholas of Cusa, Nicholas, Nicolaus of Cusa
     
 

Now available in paperback, this is the first English translation of the most important work of political thought of the fifteenth century. The Catholic Concordance is the first major treatise to argue for consent through representative councils as a major prerequisite for legitimate law and government, and is the most learned and original work associated with the… See more details below

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Now available in paperback, this is the first English translation of the most important work of political thought of the fifteenth century. The Catholic Concordance is the first major treatise to argue for consent through representative councils as a major prerequisite for legitimate law and government, and is the most learned and original work associated with the conciliar movement in the late medieval church.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521402071
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/01/2003
Series:
Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought Series
Pages:
380
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.98(d)

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Table of Contents

Translator's preface; Introduction; Sources; Select Bibliography; Chronology; The Catholic Concordance Book one; Book two; Book three; Index.

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