Laski, Harold J. The Foundations of Sovereignty and Other Essays. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1921. xi, 317 pp. Reprinted 2003 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. LCCN 2002044372. ISBN 1-58477-330-8. Cloth. $80. * This influential study develops aspects of his theory of the state, ideas he introduced in his first important publication, Authority in the Modern State (1919). According to Laski, the state is not a supreme entity, but is rather one association among many that must compete for the people's loyalty and obedience.... the borough itself will come to possess; so that by the reign of King John it has become natural for that reckless prodigal to cast about his free boroughs and their rights.48 Magna Carta itself personifies a city Al 1 Domesday Book 208 a.
|Title||:||The Foundations of Sovereignty and Other Essays|
|Author||:||Harold Joseph Laski|
|Publisher||:||The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. - 1921|