Methods of Historical Study by Herbert Baxter AdamsMethods of Historical Study by Herbert Baxter Adams

Methods of Historical Study

byHerbert Baxter Adams

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1884. Excerpt: ... considered such topics as the Intertribal and Intermunicipal Relations of the Orient (Evolution of the Family, Tribe, Village, and City; Wars, Forays, Women Capture, SlaveTrade, and Commerce); the Intermunicipal Life of the Greeks (Federation of Demes and Cities, Hegemony, Insopolity, Municipal Hospitality, Oracles, Games, Festivals, Arbitration, Leagues, Relations with Persia and Rome); Rome, the civitas mundi (imperial tendency of Roman Institutions, Roman Law, Jus Gentium, Fetiales, Treaties, Roman Municipia, Italian Republics); International Position of the Mediaeval Church (Municipal Origin of Church Government, Papal Rome, Church and State, Church Authority, Interdicts, Councils); Origin and Tendencies of Modern International Law (Italian Beginnings, Commercial Law of Italian Republics, Intermunicipal Relations, Invasion of Italy, Rise of the State-System, Venetian Ambassadors, Thirty Years' War, Hugo Grotius, Pufiendorf, Vattel, Wheaton, Lieber, Bluntschli). In connection with this historical survey of the growth of internationality a series of historical and institutional lectures was given by members of the class; and, in connection with the exposition of Bluntschli's code of the Modern International Law of Civilized States, a similar course of student-lectures was given on Modern International Politics. The following select titles will indicate the character and scope of the two courses. I. Historical Course.--Carthaginian Commerce; Carthaginian Treaties; Grecian Economics; Grecian City Government; the Aristocratic Character of Roman Institutions; the Roman Municipal System; International Influence of Roman Ethics; International Influence of the Church; International Influence of Chivalry and of the Crusades; Theories of Church and State; Phases...
Title:Methods of Historical StudyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.1 inPublished:February 4, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217023312

ISBN - 13:9780217023313