Contents: This book is designed for the general humanist and also the specialist of individual figures - The book is divided
into five sections: I. Plato, Aristotle, St. Augustine, and the great thinkers who perfected the Medieval World (including
Aquinas and Dante) II. Hierarchical structure of Medieval Society III. Mystical hierarchy IV. Hierarchical Thought
in Renaissance England, the Netherlands, and France V. Hierarchy in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, Hierarchy
rediscovered in the East by the West.