Alan Harding, «Medieval Law and the Foundations of the State»

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Alan Harding, «Medieval Law and the Foundations of the State»

Alan Harding, «Medieval Law and the Foundations of the State»
Oxford University Press | ISBN 019821958X | 2002 Year | PDF | 1,33 Mb | 410 Pages


"The State" is the most powerful of political ideas but where does it come from? This broad-ranging new study traces the history of the word and the concept back to the systems of law and justice created by medieval kings and shows how legal institutions acquired political force.