A World History of Ancient Political Thought: Its Significance and Consequences

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This revised and expanded edition of A World History of Ancient Political Thought examines the political thought of ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, Israel, Iran, India, China, Greece, Rome and early Christianity, from prehistory to c.300 CE. The book explores the earliest texts of literate societies, beginning with the first written records of political thought in Egypt and Mesopotamia and ending with the collapse of the Han dynasty and the Western Roman Empire. In most cultures, sacred monarchy was the norm, but this ranged ...

A World History of Ancient Political Thought: Its Significance and Consequences 2016, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780198790686

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