9780754601739

The Political Theory of Christine De Pizan

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  • ISBN13:

    9780754601739

  • ISBN10:

    0754601730

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 4/1/2002
  • Publisher: Ashgate Pub Ltd
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Author Biography

Kate Langdon Forhan is Professor of Political Science and Director of the Convivium Center for Medieval and Early Modern Studies at Siena College in Loudonville, New York.

Table of Contents

Preface vi
Acknowledgements x
Note on the Texts xii
Chronological List of Works and Short Titles xiii
Descendants of Jean II, King of France xv
Alone am I
1(26)
An Introduction to the Mirror for Princes
27(18)
The Body Politic
45(31)
On Kingship
76(34)
Justice and the Law
110(23)
Peace and Just War
133(22)
Conclusion: The Paradox of Christine de Pizan 155(13)
Selected Bibliography 168(16)
Index 184

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