Thomas Hobbes

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English materialist and political philosopher who advocated absolute sovereignty as the only kind of government that could resolve problems caused by the selfishness of human beings (1588-1679)


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Una lectura de la interpretacion straussiana de Maquiavelo, Hobbes, Locke y Spinoza, FCE, Buenos Aires 2005 Hobbes, Thomas, Leviatan, Edicion preparada por Carlos Moya y Antonio Escohotado, Editora Nacional, Madrid 1979
Hobbes, Thomas (1999), Tratado sobre el ciudadano, Madrid, Editorial Trota.
Between Francis Bacon and Rene Descartes and Thomas Hobbes, Thomas Sprat, and John Dryden, Dunn traces the creation of a discourse of publicity which rendered apologetics intrusive and modesty irrelevant.