Ancient Constitution and the Feudal Law by J. G. A. Pocock
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Ancient Constitution and the Feudal Law
By J. G. A. Pocock

The Ancient Constitution and the Feudal Law

A Study of English Historical Thought in the Seventeenth Century

By (author) See other recent books by J. G. A. Pocock
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $89.95
Your Price: $80.96 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $9.00! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $4.05 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply



Ancient Constitution and the Feudal Law by J. G. A. Pocock

Book Description

Professor Pocock's subject is how the seventeenth century looked at its own past. In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, one of the most important modes of studying the past was the study of the law - the historical outlook which arose in each nation was in part the product of its law, and therefore, in turn of its history. In clarifying the relation of the historical outlook of seventeenth-century Englishmen to the study of law, and pointing out its political implication, Pocock shows how history's ground was laid for a more philosophical approach in the eighteenth century.

Buy Ancient Constitution and the Feudal Law book by J. G. A. Pocock from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780521316439
ISBN-10: 052131643X
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 24mm)
Pages: 424
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 24-Apr-1987
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions...


Books By Author J. G. A. Pocock

Barbarism and Religion: Volume 5, Religion: The First Triumph by J. G. A. Pocock Barbarism and Religion: Volume 5, Religion: The First Triumph, Paperback (June 2015)

This volume in John Pocock's acclaimed sequence on Barbarism and Religion examines Gibbon's controversial treatment of the early Christian church.

Barbarism and Religion: Volume 6 by J. G. A. Pocock Barbarism and Religion: Volume 6, Hardback (May 2015)

Sixth and final volume in an acclaimed series situating Edward Gibbon in a series of contexts in eighteenth-century European history.

Political Thought and History by J. G. A. Pocock Political Thought and History, Hardback (February 2009)

Selected essays of arguably the greatest and most influential historian of ideas of modern times.

» View all books by J. G. A. Pocock

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Ancient Constitution and the Feudal Law book by J. G. A. Pocock and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by J. G. A. Pocock close
Machiavellian Moment by J. G. A. Pocock
Barbarism and Religion: Volume 5, Religion: The First Triumph by J. G. A. Pocock
Barbarism and Religion: Volume 6 by J. G. A. Pocock
Barbarism and Religion: Volume 5, Religion: The First Triumph by J. G. A. Pocock
Political Thought and History by J. G. A. Pocock
Political Thought and History by J. G. A. Pocock
Barbarism and Religion: Volume 4, Barbarians, Savages and Empires by J. G. A. Pocock
Barbarism and Religion: Volume 4 by J. G. A. Pocock
Barbarism and Religion: Volume 3, The First Decline and Fall by J. G. A. Pocock
Discovery of Islands by J. G. A. Pocock
Discovery of Islands by J. G. A. Pocock
Barbarism and Religion: Volume 3, The First Decline and Fall by J. G. A. Pocock
Barbarism and Religion by J. G. A. Pocock
Barbarism and Religion: Volume 1, The Enlightenments of Edward Gibbon, 1737-1764 by J. G. A. Pocock
Barbarism and Religion by J. G. A. Pocock
Barbarism and Religion by J. G. A. Pocock
Varieties of British Political Thought, 1500-1800 by J. G. A. Pocock
Harrington: 'The Commonwealth of Oceana' and 'A System of Politics' by J. G. A. Pocock
Politics, Language and Time by J. G. A. Pocock
Reflections on the Revolution in France by J. G. A. Pocock
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close