Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2019

384 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474449229

Bookseller Code (06)

Philosophy, Rights and Natural Law

Essays in Honour of Knud Haakonssen

First Edition

Edited by Ian Hunter and Richard Whatmore

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • A celebratory collection of essays on philosophy, rights and natural law, inspired by the work of Knud Haakonssen
  • Crosses national, disciplinary, intellectual and ideological borders
  • Deals with a wide range of contexts and aspects over a chronological period from the Reformation to the aftermath of the French Revolution
  • Covers an unusually wide range of questions at the intersection between natural law, religion and politics
  • Contributors include Maria Rosa Antognazza, James Harris, Simone Zurbuchen and John Cairns