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Medieval Law and the Foundations of the State

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Medieval Law and the Foundations of the State

Medieval Law and the Foundations of the State By Alan Harding
2002 | 403 Pages | ISBN: 019821958X | PDF | 2 MB


"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.