Books By: Thomasius, Christian

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Essays on Church State and Politics

Essays on Church, State, and Politics By Christian Thomasius
Edited, Translated, and with an Introduction by Ian Hunter, Thomas Ahnert, and Frank Grunert

Natural Law and E...

The works found in Essays on Church, State, and Politics, which originated as disputations, theses, and pamphlets, were direct interventions in the unresolved issue of the political role of religion in Brandenburg-Prussia, a state in which a Calvinist dynasty ruled over a largely Lutheran population and nobility as well as a significant Catholic minority.

Institutes of Divine Jurisprudence with Selections from Foundations of the Law of Nature and Nations

Institutes of Divine Jurisprudence, with Selections from Foundations of the Law of Nature and Nations By Christian Thomasius
Edited, Translated, and with an Introduction by Thomas Ahnert

Natural Law and E...

Christian Thomasius’s natural jurisprudence is essential to understanding the origins of the Enlightenment in Germany, where his importance was comparable to that of John Locke’s in England.