Francisco de Vitoria

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Vitoria, Francisco De

 

Born 1483; died 1546. Spanish theologian and lawyer. Professor of theology at the University of Salamanca.

Vitoria founded the so-called Spanish school of international law, which was concerned with questions of territorial acquisition, the law of war, and international exchange. His principal work is Theological Discourses (published post-humously in 1557).

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Vitoria, Francisco de (2006), Contratos y usura, Ma Idoya Zorroza (ed.
Vitoria, Francisco de, Relectio de Indis, edicion de Luciano Perena Vicente y Jose Manuel Perez Prendes, Madrid, CSIC, 1967.
VITORIA, FRANCISCO DE Sobre el homicidio, Estudio preliminar y traduccion de Luis Frayle Delgado, San Esteban, Salamanca, 2010, 110 pp.
VITORIA, FRANCISCO DE Sobre el poder civil, Estudio preliminar, traduccion y notas de Jesus Cordero Pando, San Esteban, Salamanca, 2009, 117 pp.