The Political and Social Ideas of St. Augustine

Deane, Herbert. The Political and Social Ideas of St. Augustine. New York: Columbia University Press, 1963.  

From the Publisher:

“A critical essay on St. Augustine’s social and political thought.

In describing Augustine, the author captures the essence of the man in these words: ‘Genius he had in full measure… he is the master of the phrase or the sentence that embodies a penetrating insight, a flash of lightning that illuminates the entire sky; he is the rhetorician, the epigrammist, the polemicist, but not the patient, logical systematic philosopher.'”