The Authoritarian Family and Political Attitudes in 17th Century England: Patriarchialism in Political Thought

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Available for the first time in paperback, this classic study of the relationship between paternal and political authority identifies patriachalism as a leitmotif of western social and political thought since the time of Plato and Aristotle. Gordon Schochet shows that patriarchal doctrines can be found in the writings of all major political theorists form Plato to Bodin and that almost every significant political thinker in the seventeenth century England acknowledged and addressed patriarchalism. In the Stuart period, ...

The Authoritarian Family and Political Attitudes in 17th Century England: Patriarchialism in Political Thought 1987, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9780887386954

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