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by Thomas Hobbes

Leviathan takes place in a time of historical and philosophical change. Historically, it was written just before England plunged into civil war - the result of a bitter power struggle between the British Parliament and the monarchy. Hobbes' earlier work came down decidedly on the side of the…

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Posted By megan h #273789 at Oct 09, 2012 12:01 PM

Do u agree with Hobbes state of nature?

Do u agree with Hobbes state of nature?“ That a man be willing, when others are so too, as farre-forth, as for peace, and defense of himself he shall think it necessary to lay down this right to all things and be countered with so much liberty against other men, as he would allow other men against himself". We should have the right to know everything.

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Posted By noreen r #244945 at May 18, 2012 1:25 PM

2. The paradox of freedom is that sometimes people willingly choose to be un free

hobbes point of views related to this question in his book ''leviathen''.

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