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The following was completed for a Political Thought and Theory Class in my Senior Year of Highschoolmy grade was an 85 Montesquieu Definition of Law Into the first three chapters of Book 1 The Spirit of Laws Montesquieu condensed a lifetime of thinking not so much on law as what law is after all the work by Montesquieu is entitled The Spirit of Laws not The Laws of the Spirit The definition of law provided to us by Montesquieu can be most clearly identified as a series of relationships which are derived from the nature of things relationships varying not only among human beings but animals and thought Background Montesquieu Charles-Louis de Secondatbaron de la Brde et de Born January 18 1689 Montesquieu Caption 1-1 belonged to an old family of modest wealth that had been ennobled in the 16th century for services to the crown Charles-Louis studied at the faculty of law at the University of Bordeaux was graduated and ventured out for experience in law He married Jeanne de Lartique and through marriage he became socially and financially secure He wrote many works pertaining to the lawfield Encarta Montesquieus Definitions of Law Laws in their most general signification are the necessary relations arising from the nature of things Spirit Montesquieu in the first book would seem to be collating all that has been said on the law into some complex equation eliminating the common and arriving at some simple solution Thus laws in the most general sense are the relationships between things all things as the nature of things shows the nature of things seen heard and read God isnt seen nor heard or read still he must have his place but not first in the order of the nature of things Catholic There is then a prime reason and laws are the relations subsisting between it and different beings and the relations of these to
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