Thu 24 Dec, 2009 04:14 pm - I have been reading Rousseau's Social Contract recently and his belief that we are equal and more or less better of in the state of nature experienced before civilised society was created. It... (view)
Sun 29 Nov, 2009 07:49 am - [QUOTE=Catchabula;106688]"Remota itaque iustitia quid sunt regna nisi magna latrocinia' (Aug. civ. 4, 4). The original quote is of course in Migne's Patrologia Latina. Who needs... (view)
Sat 28 Nov, 2009 12:58 pm - This translation would be a little bit different, yes same idea but still going to mess up my introduction a little bit. Like you say Kenneth, the quote will differ between translations. Thanks... (view)
Sat 28 Nov, 2009 12:10 pm - I need to cite this in an essay and I am having trouble finding which book that this quote has come from - I believe it is in City of God going off a few different websites. If I can't find... (view)
Sat 28 Nov, 2009 11:58 am - I did this myself and still cannot find a complete source. I got that it was from the City of God but cannot find a translation anywhere with a chapter and page number for this specific quote.... (view)
Sat 28 Nov, 2009 11:39 am - I was wondering if anyone could help me source this quote. I thought it was from Augustine of Hippo's 'City of God', book IV.
"In the absence of justice, what is sovereignty... (view)
Wed 28 Oct, 2009 11:58 am - Hi everyone! Looks as though you've all made this a great forum so I thought I'd join and participate :) I'm an International Relations student so philosophy, religion etc are... (view)