Hobbes: Leviathan: Revised student edition / Edition 2

Hobbes: Leviathan: Revised student edition / Edition 2

by Thomas Hobbes
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521560993

ISBN-13: 9780521560993

Pub. Date: 08/28/1996

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A masterly analysis of how and why power must be used in a market society to preserve peace and prosperity. Written at a time of great political turmoil in England, it has profoundly influenced political thought over the centuries.

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A masterly analysis of how and why power must be used in a market society to preserve peace and prosperity. Written at a time of great political turmoil in England, it has profoundly influenced political thought over the centuries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521560993
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/28/1996
Series:
Texts in the History of Political Thought
Edition description:
REVISED, STUDENT
Pages:
616
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.38(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements; Introduction; A note on the text; Principal events in Hobbes' life; Further reading; Biographical synopses; Leviathan; The Epistle Dedicatory; The contents of the chapters; The introduction; The text: Chapters 1-47; A review and conclusion; Indexes.

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