Thomas Hobbes

Thomas Hobbes

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: English

Occupation: Philosopher

Biography: Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, in some older texts Thomas Hobbs of Malmsbury, was an English philosopher, best known today for his work on political philosophy. His 1651 book Leviathan established the foundation for most of Western political philosophy from the perspective of social contract theory.

Source/Notes: Leviathan, Parts I and II, revised edition (2010 edition), Broadview Press - ISBN: 9781554810406

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Source/Notes: Leviathan, Parts I and II, revised edition (2010 edition), Broadview Press - ISBN: 9781554810406
Source/Notes: Leviathan Or The Matter, Form, and Power of a Common-wealth, Ecclesiastical and Civil (1651 edition)

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