Wildy logo
(020) 7242 5778

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 21 No 12 Dec 16/Jan 17

Book of the Month

Cover of The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 7: 2016

The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 7: 2016

Edited by: Daniel Clarry, Christopher Sargeant
Price: £90.00

Pupillage & Student Offers

Special Discounts for Pupils, Newly Called & Students

Read More ...

Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online


The Religious Dimension in the Thought of Giambattista Vico (1668-1744): V. 2. Language, Law and History

Image not available lge

ISBN13: 9780773492158
ISBN: 0773492151
Published: April 1993
Publisher: The Edwin Mellen Press Ltd
Format: Paperback
Price: £89.95

This volume, the second of two, treats all versions of the ""Scienza Nuova"", together with Vico's writings on jurisprudence. It is argued here that Vico's account of The Hebrews is crucial for his entire theoretical outlook, and that he fuses a cyclical account of social decline with a reworking of Augustines' ""two cities"" employment of history. With its companion volume, the book has implications for current theoretical debates, and should be of interest to philosophers, theologians, cultural theorists, literary critics, and historians of ideas.

Image not available lge