CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2016 - 326 pages
Thomas Hobbes was a very influential English philosopher in the 17th century. Hobbes was instrumental in the development of modern political philosophy and political science and he helped lay the foundation of European liberal thought. Hobbes' most famous work is Leviathan which established social contract theory. The book was published near the end of the English Civil War and is considered to be one of the most important books of philosophy ever written.
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Review: LeviathanUser Review - Jacques Coulardeau - Goodreads
I will only consider some chapters in this approach. The a priori position is that God is the origin of everything, that the Bible is absolutely true about the history of humanity and its “creation ... Read full review
Review: LeviathanUser Review - Michal Paszkiewicz - Goodreads
Even though the book is full of confusion and heresy and I found myself disagreeing with most of his (other) thoughts, this was a very fascinating read. It gives a very good context for the turmoil ... Read full review