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Montesquieu and his legacy

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Montesquieu, Charles de Secondat, -- baron de, -- 1689-1755,
  • Political science -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Rebecca E. Kingston.
    ContributionsKingston, Rebecca.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJA71 .M654 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16426300M
    ISBN 109780791476215
    LC Control Number2008000122

    Montesqui eu and his Legacy, ed. R. E. Kin gston (Albany, NY: State University of New Y ork Press,), pp. –. On t he art iculation w ith economic liberal ism as the theory of t he spon-. A Complicated Legacy is a riveting tale of personal transformation and courage in facing the tide of sweeping social change. It is based on the true story of Elijah Willis, a white South Carolina planter who never married, but fell in love and had a family with Amy Turner, one of his slaves.

    Montesquieu, who never discusses the intendant in his published works and mentions that figure only in passing in his correspondence (usually with reference to specific individuals), presents some more-pointed general remarks about them here (at pensées , .   Montesquieu's Intellectual Legacy. Montesquieu recognized that liberty required government “so constituted as one man need not be afraid of another.” And free trade was an essential part of such an assurance. But trade restrictions force Americans to constantly fear that others will seize more of the power of government and use it against them.

    See Jacob T. Levy, "Montesquieu’s Constitutional Legacies," in Montesquieu and His Legacy, ed. Rebecca Kingston (Albany, NY: SUNY Press, ), Google Scholar Of late, an increasing number of scholars have drawn attention to Montesquieu’s sympathetic portrayal of . After his father died in , he went under the care of his uncle Baron de Montesquieu. He studied literature, sciences and received classical education. He later went to attend the University of Bordeaux, where he pursued his studies in law.


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Kingston (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Montesquieu ( ) is regarded as one of the most important thinkers of the Enlightenment.

His Lettres persanes and L Esprit des lois have been read by students and scholars throughout the last two centuries. While many have associated Montesquieu with the doctrine of the separation of powers in the history of ideas, Rebecca E.

Kingston brings together leading international Reviews: 1. Get this from a library. Montesquieu and his legacy. [Rebecca Kingston;] -- "Montesquieu () is regarded as one of the most important thinkers of the Enlightenment. His Lettres persanes and L'Esprit des lois have been read by students and scholars throughout the last.

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In particular, Montesquieu and His Legacy supplements the conventional focus on the institutional teachings of Montesquieu with attention to the theme of morals and manners. The contributors provide commentary on the broad legacy of Montesquieu’s thought in past times as.

Montesquieu and His Legacy by Rebecca E. Kingston,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. In his uncle, Jean-Baptiste, baron de Montesquieu, died and left to his nephew his estates, with the barony of Montesquieu, near Agen, and the office of deputy president in the Parlement of Bordeaux.

His position was one of some dignity. It carried a stipend but was no sinecure. Montesquieu was born in the region of Bordeaux, France, on Januto a wealthy family, with maternal connections to the barony.

His soldier father also had noble lineage. Montesquieu and His Legacy 作者: Rebecca E. Kingston 出版社: State University of New York Press 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN:   In particular, Montesquieu and His Legacy supplements the conventional focus on the institutional teachings of Montesquieu with attention to the theme of morals and manners.

The contributors provide commentary on the broad legacy of Montesquieu’s thought in past times as well as for the contemporary : Baron de Montesquieu was a French author, political commentator, philosopher, jurist and social commentator.

He is widely regarded as one of the greatest philosophers of the late 17th and 18th centuries, whose political ideologies have influenced people all over the world. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Montesquieu and his legacy.

Albany: SUNY Press, © (DLC) (OCoLC) In a contribution to the collection of essays on Montesquieu and his legacy, published infor instance, the prominent Montesquieu scholar Catherine Larrère has argued that Montesquieu's main contribution to the liberal tradition is his “pluralist vision of the political good” (Larrère, “ Montesquieu and Liberalism: The Question of.

Montesquieu has books on Goodreads with ratings. Montesquieu’s most popular book is Persian Letters. Baron Montesquieu’s ideas were particularly important for shaping America's understanding of liberty, property, voluntary arrangements, and the role of government.

So I thought I would write a super-condensed version of some of Montesquieu’s key ideas, not as a substitute for reading his work, but as an appetizer to convince potential readers that more attention to him may. See Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Émile, ou De l’Éducation (), Book V, ed.

Charles Wirz, Œuvres complètes de Jean-Jacques Rousseau, eds. Bernard Gagnebin and Marcel Raymond, vol. IV, (Paris: Bibliothèque de la Pléiade, –95), – In more recent times, he has even been described as a sociologist of sorts: see Émile Durkheim, “Montesquieu’s Contribution to the Rise of.

Montesquieu (trans. Betts), Persian Letters (first published ; Penguin, ) Montesquieu (trans. David Lowenthal), Considerations on the Causes of. Montesquieu - Montesquieu - Last years: Renown lay lightly on his shoulders. His affability and modesty are commented on by all who met him.

He was a faithful friend, kind and helpful to young and unestablished men of letters, witty, though absent-minded, in society. It was to be expected that the editors of the Encyclopédie should wish to have his collaboration, and d’Alembert asked him to.

It is clear, however, that Montesquieu did not invent the doctrine of the separation of powers, and that much of what he had to say in Book XI, Chapter 6 of the De l’Esprit des Loix was taken over from contemporary English writers, and from John Locke.1 Montesquieu, it is true, contributed new ideas to the doctrine; he emphasized certain.

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Kingston. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding. Table of Contents Introduction Rebecca Kingston (University of Toronto) 1 Chapter 1 What Montesquieu Taught - ¿Perfection does not Concern Men or Things Universally.Summary Book 9: On the Laws in Their Relation with Defensive Force Since republics are by their nature small, Montesquieu says, they must band together into federations in order to defend themselves from invasion.

Such alliances are, he argues, stable, because the members of .