Routledge philosophy guidebook to Hobbes and Leviathan

by Newey, Glen.

Format: Print Book 2008
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Mezzanine - Non-fiction JC153.N585 2008
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Mezzanine - Non-fiction
 
Call Number  JC153.N585 2008
 
 
Summary

Hobbes is one of the most important figures in the history of ideas and political thought and his book Leviathanis widely recognized as one of the greatest works of political philosophy.

In this GuideBookGlen Newey offers a balanced guide to this key text that explores both its historical and philosophical aspects. The author introduces:

the relevance of Hobbes' ideas to modern political thought the major interpretations of Leviathan Hobbes' life and the background of Leviathan

The Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Hobbes and Leviathan is the ideal introduction for students who wish to understand more about this important philosopher and this classic work of philosophy.

Additional Information
Series Routledge philosophy guidebooks.
Subjects Hobbes, Thomas, -- 1588-1679. -- Leviathan.
Political science.
State, The.
Publisher London ; New York :Routledge,2008
Other Titles Hobbes and Leviathan
Language English
Description viii, 308 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages [277]-294) and index.
ISBN 9780415224345 (hardback : alk. paper)
0415224349 (hardback : alk. paper)
9780415224352 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0415224357 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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