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Augustine: Political Writings

(Paperback - Jun 2010)
$34.99 - Online Price

Overview

This collection brings together thirty-five letters and sermons of Augustine, Bishop of Hippo from 396-430 AD, that deal with political matters. The letters and sermons are both practical and principled and treat many essential themes in Augustine's thought, including the responsibilities of citizenship, the relationship between the church and secular authority, religious coercion, and war and peace. These texts complement Augustine's classic The City of God, and give students direct insight into the political and social world of late antiquity with which Augustine was immediately involved.

Details

  • SKU: 9780521446976
  • SKU10: 052144697X
  • Title: Augustine: Political Writings
  • Series: Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought
  • Qty Remaining Online: 137
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Date Published: Jun 2010
  • Pages: 299
  • Weight lbs: 1.01
  • Dimensions: 8.50" L x 5.50" W x 0.80" H
  • Themes: Theometrics | Academic;
  • Category: CHURCH HISTORY
  • Subject: History & Surveys - Medieval

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