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The Resource Changes of state : nature and the limits of the city in early modern natural law, Annabel S. Brett

Changes of state : nature and the limits of the city in early modern natural law, Annabel S. Brett

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Changes of state : nature and the limits of the city in early modern natural law
Title
Changes of state
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nature and the limits of the city in early modern natural law
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Annabel S. Brett
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Language
eng
Summary
This is a book about the theory of the city or commonwealth, what would come to be called the state, in early modern natural law discourse. Annabel Brett takes a fresh approach by looking at this political entity from the perspective of its boundaries and those who crossed them. She begins with a classic debate from the Spanish sixteenth century over the political treatment of mendicants, showing how cosmopolitan ideals of porous boundaries could simultaneously justify the freedoms of itinerant beggars and the activities of European colonists in the Indies. She goes on to examine the boundarie
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Literary form
non fiction
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Changes of state : nature and the limits of the city in early modern natural law, Annabel S. Brett
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Changes of state : nature and the limits of the city in early modern natural law, Annabel S. Brett
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7rthb
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: On the threshold of state -- Travelling the borderline -- Constructing human agency -- Natural law -- Natural liberty -- Kingdoms founded -- The lives of subjects -- Locality -- Re-placing the state
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1 online resource (242 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781400838622
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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remote

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