The Resource Ideas of power in the late Middle Ages, 1296-1417, Joseph Canning, (electronic resource)

Ideas of power in the late Middle Ages, 1296-1417, Joseph Canning, (electronic resource)

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Ideas of power in the late Middle Ages, 1296-1417
Title
Ideas of power in the late Middle Ages, 1296-1417
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Canning
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Language
eng
Summary
"Through a focused and systematic examination of late medieval scholastic writers - theologians, philosophers and jurists - Joseph Canning explores how ideas about power and legitimate authority were developed over the 'long fourteenth century'. The author provides a new model for understanding late medieval political thought, taking full account of the intensive engagement with political reality characteristic of writers in this period. He argues that they used Aristotelian and Augustinian ideas to develop radically new approaches to power and authority, especially in response to political and religious crises. The book examines the disputes between King Philip IV of France and Pope Boniface VIII and draws upon the writings of Dante Alighieri, Marsilius of Padua, William of Ockham, Bartolus, Baldus and John Wyclif to demonstrate the variety of forms of discourse used in the period. It focuses on the most fundamental problem in the history of political thought - where does legitimate authority lie?"--
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1944-
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Canning, Joseph
Index
index present
LC call number
JC330
LC item number
.C337 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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ProQuest Ebook Central
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  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Authority
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Authority
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Ideas of power in the late Middle Ages, 1296-1417, Joseph Canning, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Introduction; 1. Ideas of power and authority during the disputes between Philip IV and Boniface VIII; 2. Dante Alighieri: the approach of political philosophy; 3. Marsilius of Padua; 4. Power and powerlessness in the poverty debates; 5. The treatment of power in juristic thought; 6. The power crisis during the Great Schism (1378-1417); Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
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unknown
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1 online resource (xii, 219 p.)
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  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015.
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC807345
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL807345
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10520677
  • (CaONFJC)MIL337858
  • (OCoLC)771999512
Label
Ideas of power in the late Middle Ages, 1296-1417, Joseph Canning, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Introduction; 1. Ideas of power and authority during the disputes between Philip IV and Boniface VIII; 2. Dante Alighieri: the approach of political philosophy; 3. Marsilius of Padua; 4. Power and powerlessness in the poverty debates; 5. The treatment of power in juristic thought; 6. The power crisis during the Great Schism (1378-1417); Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 219 p.)
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC807345
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL807345
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10520677
  • (CaONFJC)MIL337858
  • (OCoLC)771999512

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