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Rethinking Leviathan

the eighteenth-century state in Britain and Germany

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Published by German Historical Institute, Oxford University Press in London, Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 18th century -- Congresses.,
    • Germany -- Politics and government -- 18th century -- Congresses.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- 18th century -- Congresses.,
    • Germany -- History -- 18th century -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by John Brewer and Eckhart Hellmuth.
      GenreCongresses.
      SeriesStudies of the German Historical Institute London
      ContributionsBrewer, John, 1947-, Hellmuth, Eckhart., German Historical Institute in London.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJN210 .R47 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 402 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages402
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6896137M
      ISBN 100199201897
      LC Control Number00697743
      OCLC/WorldCa41660657

      Rethinking Sovereignty, Rethinking Revolution. Matthew Noah Smith - - Philosophy and Public Affairs 36 (4) Why Hobbes Cannot Limit the Leviathan: A Critical Commentary on Larry May's Limiting : Melayna Lamb, German Eduardo Primera. Description: Rethinking Leviathan offers a new approach to the history of the modern state. It concentrates on the eighteenth century and on two cases, those of Britain and Germany. It concentrates on the eighteenth century and on two cases, those of Britain and Germany.

      Leviathan or the Matter, Forme, & Power of a Common-wealth Ecclesiasticall and Civill. By Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury London, printed for Andrew Crooke, at . 'Within China today, there are many voices calling for reforms. Among them is the prominent liberal scholar Xu Jilin. And in Rethinking China’s Rise: A Liberal Critique, David Ownby has produced an excellent English translation of eight essays Xu has written over the past decade.'.Author: Jilin Xu.

      Leviathan: With Selected Variants from the Latin Edition of Leviathan: With Selected Variants from the Latin Edition of , Thomas Hobbes: Author: Thomas Hobbes: Editor: Edwin M. Curley: Publisher: Yale University Press, ISBN: , Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan4/5(1). little reason to prefer Leviathan: With Selected Variants from the Latin Edition of  to Hobbes: Leviathan: Revised student edition (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought), or vice versa. Both have outstanding introductions, both contain variants of the text, and both have excellent commentary and Size: KB.


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