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The reformation of rights : law, religion, and human rights in early modern Calvinism, John Witte, Jr

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The reformation of rights : law, religion, and human rights in early modern Calvinism
Title
The reformation of rights
Title remainder
law, religion, and human rights in early modern Calvinism
Statement of responsibility
John Witte, Jr
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
261.7094
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BX9422.3
LC item number
.W58 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The reformation of rights : law, religion, and human rights in early modern Calvinism, John Witte, Jr
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-368) and indexes
Contents
Introduction -- Moderate (religious) liberty in the theology of John Calvin : the original Genevan experiment -- The duties of conscience and the free exercise of Christian liberty : Theodore Beza and the rise of Calvinist rights and resistance theory -- Natural rights, popular sovereignty, and covenant politics : Johannes Althusius and the Dutch Revolt and republic -- Prophets, priests, and kings of liberty : John Milton and the rights and liberties of all Englishmen -- How to govern a city on a hill: covenant liberty in Puritan New England -- Concluding reflections : the biology and biography of liberty
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 388 p.
Isbn
9780521521611
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008273245
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn154706316
  • (OCoLC)154706316
Label
The reformation of rights : law, religion, and human rights in early modern Calvinism, John Witte, Jr
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-368) and indexes
Contents
Introduction -- Moderate (religious) liberty in the theology of John Calvin : the original Genevan experiment -- The duties of conscience and the free exercise of Christian liberty : Theodore Beza and the rise of Calvinist rights and resistance theory -- Natural rights, popular sovereignty, and covenant politics : Johannes Althusius and the Dutch Revolt and republic -- Prophets, priests, and kings of liberty : John Milton and the rights and liberties of all Englishmen -- How to govern a city on a hill: covenant liberty in Puritan New England -- Concluding reflections : the biology and biography of liberty
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 388 p.
Isbn
9780521521611
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008273245
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn154706316
  • (OCoLC)154706316

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