The State, War and Peace: Spanish Political Thought in the Renaissance, 1516-1559

The State, War and Peace: Spanish Political Thought in the Renaissance, 1516-1559

by J. A. Fernandez-Santamaria

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ISBN-13: 9780521089128
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 10/30/2008
Series: Cambridge Studies in Early Modern History Series
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. Medieval Constitutionalism, Christian Humanism, and Neoscholasticism (1516-1539): 1. The opposition to empire: Alonso de Castrillo; 2. Advocates for empire; 3. The discovery of America and the School of Salamanca: Francisco de Victoria (I); 4. Francisco de Victoria (II); 5. The age of Erasmus on war and peace; Part II. The Waning of Erasmianism (1539-1559); 6. Humanist foundations for a universal society: Juan Ginés de Sepùlveda (I); 7. Classical humanism on the American Indians: Juan Ginés de Sepùlveda (II); 8. On princes, counselors, and councils: Charles of Habsburg, Antonio de Guevara, and Fadrique Furió Ceriol.

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