A Methodical System of Universal Law, Or, The Laws of Nature and Nations

A Methodical System of Universal Law, Or, The Laws of Nature and Nations

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<p>George Turnbull’s eighteenth-century translation of <strong><em>A Methodical System of Universal Law</em></strong> was his major effort to convey continental natural law to Britain, thus making Heineccius’s natural jurisprudence more accessible to English-speaking audiences. Turnbull includes extensive comments on Heineccius’s text and also presents his own philosophical work, <em>A Discourse upon the Nature and Origin of Moral and Civil Laws</em>.</p> <p><strong>Johann Gottlieb Heineccius</strong> (1681–1741) studied theology at Leipzig and later law at the newly founded (1694) University of Halle, where he became a pupil of Christian Thomasius.</p> <p><strong>Thomas Ahnert</strong> is a Lecturer in History at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland.</p> <p><strong>Peter Schröder</strong> is Senior Lecturer in the History Department at University College, London.</p> Please note: This title is available as an ebook for purchase on <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Methodical-System-Universal-Law-Supplements-ebook/dp/B00F425JFK">Amazon</a>, <a href="http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/methodical-system-of-universal-law-johann-gottlieb-heineccius/1100549297?ean=9781614871910">Barnes and Noble</a>, and <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/methodical-system-universal/id704024377?mt=11">iTunes</a>.

Publisher: Indianapolis : Liberty Fund, Ă2008
ISBN: 9781614878087
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xix, 687 pages)


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