1. The medieval contribution to modern international relations / William Bain 2. The medieval and the international : a strange case of mutual neglect / Nicholas Rengger 3. Metaphysics and the problem of international order / C.J.C. Pickstock 4. Secularism in question : Hugo Grotius's 'impious hypothesis' again / Francis Oakley 5. Between false-universalism and radical-particularism : thoughts on Thomas Hobbes and international relations / Joshua Mitchell 6. The medieval Roman and canon law origins of international law / Joseph Canning 7. Then and now : the medieval conception of just war versus recent portrayals of the just war idea / James Turner Johnson 8. Humanitarian intervention in a world of sovereign states : the Grotian dilemma / James Muldoon 9. The medieval and early modern legacy of rights : the rights to punish and to property / Camilla Boisen and David Boucher 10. International relations and the 'modern' Middle Ages : rival theological theorisations of international order / Adrian Pabst.