A History of Medieval Political Thought: 300 1450
Incorporating research previously unavailable in English, this clear guide gives a synthesis of the latest scholarship providing the historical and intellectual context for political ideas.
This accessible and lucid guide to medieval political thought
* gives a synthesis of the latest scholarship
The book covers four periods, each with a different focus:
* 300-750 - Christian ideas of rulership
Canning has produced an ideal introductory text for undergraduate and postgraduate students of the period.