Title of material
Politics Derived from Holy Writ
Kingdom of France
Political history; political theory; Louis XIV; Louis XV
A work of political theory prepared by Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet as part of his duties as tutor for Louis XIV's heir apparent, Louis, le Grand Dauphin. It is one of the purest expressions of the branch of political absolutism which historians have labeled "Divine Right Absolute Monarchy."
Bossuet, Jacques-Bénigne, "Politics Derived from Holy Writ" (2020). All OER History Primary Sources. 45.