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The allegiance of Thomas Hobbes

by Jeffrey R. Collins

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Hobbes, Thomas, 1588-1679,
    • Political science -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJeffrey R. Collins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC153.H66 .C64 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3404234M
      ISBN 100199268479
      LC Control Number2005019553

      The originator of what we think of as modern social contract theory is Thomas Hobbes, who wrote a book in , called Leviathan, that we're going to spend some time talking about today. He lived from to , very long life in those days. Leviathan concerns the structure of society and legitimate government, and is regarded as one of the earliest and most influential examples of social contract n during the English Civil War (–), Leviathan argues for a social contract and rule by an absolute sovereign. Hobbes wrote that civil war and situations identified with a state of nature and the famous /5().

      Thomas Hobbes: Critical Assessments, Volume 1 Critical assessments of leading political philosophers Routledge critical assessments of political philosophers Volume 1 of Thomas Hobbes Thomas Hobbes: Critical Assessments, Preston T. King, ISBN , Editor: Preston T. King: Publisher: Taylor & Francis, ISBN: . LEVIATHAN OR THE MATTER, FORME, & POWER OF A COMMON-WEALTH. ECCLESIASTICAL AND CIVILL. Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury. Printed for Andrew Crooke, at the Green Dragon. in St. Paul's Churchyard, TRANSCRIBER'S NOTES ON THE E-TEXT: This E-text was prepared from the Pelican Classics edition of Leviathan, which in turn was prepared . Johann Sommerville, "Jeffrey R. Collins, The Allegiance of Thomas Hobbes.," The Journal of Modern Hist no. 4 (December ): The Journal of Modern Hist no. 4 (December ):

      languish. I am thus grateful for his engagement with my own book, The Allegiance of Thomas Hobbes, even if I find his critique of it unconvincing. Martinich's interpretation of Hobbes and mine differ in two respects: on religio-political (or "ecclesiological") questions, and on theological ones.   20 See Collins, The allegiance of Thomas Hobbes, pp. 80–1. 21 Nauta, ‘Hobbes on religion and the church between “The element of law” and “Leviathan”: a dramatic change of direction?’, p. Author: Andrew Kenneth Day. The allegiance of Thomas Hobbes (Book, ) [] Perhaps many still think of Hobbes as the foremost apologist of Stuart absolutist monarchy. As a royalist, it is supposed, he wrote in denunciation of all the rebels against the Caroline regime.


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SyntaxTextGen not activated  Thomas Hobbes, English political philosopher best known for his pdf Leviathan () and his contribution to social contract theory. He viewed government primarily as a device for ensuring collective security and justified wide-ranging government powers on the basis of the self-interested consent of citizens.Leviathan, or The Matter, Forme and Power of a Common Wealth Ecclesiasticall and Civil, commonly called Leviathan, download pdf a book written in by Thomas Hobbes.

It is titled after the biblical Leviathan. The book concerns the structure of society (as represented figuratively by the frontispiece, showing the state giant made up of individuals), as.ebook.

The duty of allegiance ebook the government, then, is like the duty to keep a promise, or hold up your end of the deal after signing a contract. The Social Contract – Locke () 1. Disagreement With Hobbes: John Locke also proposes that the government obtains its authority via social contract.

The ideas expressed by Thomas Jefferson.