Albertano of Brescia

(c. 1200—1270)

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(c.1200–c.1270) Judge, notary, scholar.

Countering Italian cities’ factionalism, Albertano sought solutions in personal moral development and civic cooperation. He was among the first to look to ancient Rome for ethical and institutional guidance.


Subjects: Literary Studies (Early and Medieval).

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